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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Patient-reported outcomes in major depressive disorder with suicidal ideation: a real-world data analysis using PatientsLikeMe platform

Variable MDSI (n = 266) MDD (n = 11,963)
Gender, n (%)
Total 258 (96.9) 11,553 (96.6)
 Women 188 (72.9) 9622 (83.3)
 Men 70 (27.1) 1931 (16.7)
Age, years
Total 252 (94.7) 11,486 (96.0)
 Median 36 44
Race, n (%)
Total 136 (51.1) 8.970 (74.9)
 White 119 (87.5) 7781 (86.7)
 Mixed race 8 (5.9) 372 (4.1)
 Black/African American 2 (1.5) 263 (2.9)
 American Indian/Alaskan native 1 (0.7) 98 (1.1)
 Asian 4 (2.9) 113 (1.25)
 Native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander 0 (0) 14 (0.2)
 Preferred not to disclose 2 (1.47) 329 (3.7)
Education, n (%)
Total 129 (48.5) 7510 (62.8)
 8th grade or less (left school around 14 years of age) 0 35 (0.5)
 Some high school, but did not graduate (left school around 16 years of age) 9 (7.0) 270 (3.6)
 High school graduate or GED (left school around 18 years of age) 23 (17.8) 1161 (15.5)
 Some college but less than a bachelor’s/undergraduate degree 51 (39.5) 3273 (43.6)
 College bachelor’s/undergraduate degree 24 (18.6) 1650 (22.0)
 Postgraduate degree (Master’s, doctorate, etc.) 19 (14.7) 952 (12.7)
 Preferred not to answer 3 (2.3) 169 (2.3)
Family history of MDD, n (%)
Total 218 (82.0) 6752 (56.4)
 Yes 100 (45.9) 3353 (49.7)
 No 92 (42.2) 2075 (30.7)
 Don’t know 26 (11.9) 1324 (19.6)
  1. Abbreviations:GED General Education Development, MDD Major Depressive Disorder, MDSI Major Depressive Disorder with Suicidal Ideation