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Table 2 Lifetime prevalence of schizophrenia in adults aged 18 years old and above, by gender for the whole national sample (n = 1,909,205)

From: Gender difference in the association between education and schizophrenia in Chinese adults

Characteristics, Prevalence(95%CI)FemaleMale
Total0.44 (0.42,0.45)0.36 (0.35,0.37)
Education
 Primary school and below0.58 (0.56,0.60)0.48 (0.46,0.50)
 Junior high school0.32 (0.30,0.34)0.30 (0.29,0.32)
 Senior high school and above0.23 (0.20,0.25)0.27 (0.25,0.29)
Residence
 Rural0.50 (0.48,0.52)0.37 (0.36,0.39)
 Urban0.33 (0.31,0.34)0.34 (0.32,0.36)
Marital Status
 Married0.40 (0.38,0.41)0.15 (0.14,0.16)
 Unmarried0.60 (0.57,0.64)1.16 (1.11,1.21)
Employment
 Yes0.42 (0.41,0.44)0.33 (0.32,0.34)
 No0.88 (0.78,1.00)1.17 (1.07,1.28)
Income
 Tertile 1(Lowest)0.74 (0.71,0.77)0.65 (0.62,0.68)
 Tertile 20.40 (0.38,0.43)0.30 (0.28,0.32)
 Tertile 3(Highest)0.24 (0.22,0.25)0.19 (0.18,0.21)