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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the participants (n = 1591)

From: Mental health stigma and mental health knowledge in Chinese population: a cross-sectional study

VariablesUnweighted(%)Weighted (%)
Sex
 female887(55.8)741(46.6)
 male704(44.2)850(53.4)
Resident area
 urban1173(73.7)1288(81.0)
 rural418(26.3)303(19.0)
Age
 18–39446(28.0)784(49.3)
 40–54493(31.0)425(26.7)
 55+652(41.0)382(24.0)
Education, year
 0–6381(23.9)239(15.0)
 7–9532(33.4)470(29.6)
 10–12371(23.3)421(26.5)
 13+307(19.3)461(29.0)
Pre capital family income
 above median751(47.2)713 (44.8)
 below median840(52.8)878(55.2)
Employment status
 housewife145(9.1)176(11.0)
 having a work659(41.4)862(54.2)
 retired474(29.8)268(16.9)
 jobless or lose of job166(10.4)170(10.7)
 famer159(10.0)114(7.2)
Marital status
 never married114(7.2)279(17.6)
 married1268(79.7)1277(77.1)
 divorce/lose spouse209(13.1)85(5.3)
GHQ score
 ≥ 41494(93.9)1490(93.7)
 < 497(6.1)101(6.3)