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Table 1 Characteristics of depressed participants at baseline (N = 435)

From: Persistence and remission of depressive symptoms and psycho-social correlates in Chinese early adolescents

Predictors n/M %/SD
Individual factors
Age 12.46 .65
Gender
 Male 210 48.3
 Female 220 50.6
 Missing 5 1.1
Siblings
 One Child 152 34.9
 Non-one child 283 65.1
 Missing 0 0
Migrant status
 Migrant students 100 23.0
 Local students 332 76.3
 Missing 3 .7
Positive Youth Development 4.36 .70
Familial factors
 Family intactness
  Intactness 399 91.7
  Non-intactness 32 7.4
  Missing 4 .9
 Father’s Education Level
  Less than or middle school 156 35.9
  High school or college 142 32.6
  University 70 16.1
  More than university 37 8.5
  Missing data 30 6.9
 Mother’s Education Level
  Less than or middle school 192 44.1
  High school or college 124 28.5
  University 63 14.5
  More than university 29 6.7
  Missing data 27 6.2
Family Function 3.72 .80