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Table 2 Prevalence of depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress and suicidal tendency in the total sample and by gender

From: Earthquake-related stressors associated with suicidality, depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress in adolescents from Muisne after the earthquake 2016 in Ecuador

  Gender
Total
(n = 300)
Men
(n = 144)
Women
(n = 156)
χ 2
Depression (> 24) 28.5% 19.9% 36.1% 9.37**
Anxiety (> 35) 15.2% 6% 21.8% 15.14***
PTSD (> 24) 33.2% 23.8% 42.2 10.97***
Suicidal tendency (> 5) 18.2% 11.9% 17.5% 8.01***
  1. Note: PTSD Posttraumatic stress disorder, n.s. not significant
  2. ***: < 0.001; **:< 0.01; * < 0.05