Skip to main content

Table 4 The characteristics of the PERSIAN cohort sites included in the study

From: Decomposing socioeconomic inequality in poor mental health among Iranian adult population: results from the PERSIAN cohort study

  Province Population Cohort site Population Cohort population Main Ethnicities
1 Ardabil 1,270,420 Ardabil 529,374 8192 Azeri Turk
2 Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari 947,763 Sharekord 93,104 6664 Lor
3 East Azerbaijan 3,909,652 Khameneh 3056 14,978 Azari Turk
4 Fars 4,851,274 Kavar 31,711 2244 Fars (Persian), Turk
Kharameh 18,477 10,662 Fars (Persian), Arab
Fasa 110,825 10,113 Fars (Persian), Arab and Turk
5 Guilan 2,530,696 Some’e Sara 58,658 10,511 Gilaki
6 Hormozgan 1,776,415 Bandare Kong 19,213 3570 Arab
7 Kerman 3.164,718 Rafsanjan 161,909 9982 Fars (Persian)
8 Kermanshah 1,952,434 Ravansar 47,657 10,077 Kurd
9 Khouzestan 4,710,506 Hoveizeh 19,481 9156 Arab
10 Mazandaran 3,283,582 Sari 309,820 10,253 Tabari
11 Razavi Khorasan 6,434,501 Mashhad 3,001,184 2189 Fars (Persian)
Sabzevar 243,700 784 Fars (Persian)
12 Sistan and Balouchestan 2,775,014 Zahedan 587,730 8318 Balouch
13 West Azerbaijan 3,265,219 Ghoushchi 2787 3662 Azeri Turk
14 Yazd 1,138,533 Shahedieh, Yazd 18,309 9901 Fars (Persian)
  1. References: 1- Persian cohort sites, available from: http://persiancohort.com/cohortsites/, access: April 21, 2019. 2- Iran statistics center, available from: https://www.amar.org.ir, access: April 21, 2019