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Table 2 Psychological distress, coping style and social support in the study cohort (n = 1588)

From: Coping style, social support and psychological distress in the general Chinese population in the early stages of the COVID-19 epidemic

Six-item Kessler psychological distress scale N (%)  
 Score ≤ 12 1226 (77.20)  
 Score ≥ 13 362 (22.80)  
Simplified Coping Style Questionnaire Mean ± SD Range
 Active coping style 20.66 ± 9.42 0–36
 Passive coping style 9.02 ± 4.18 0–24
Social Support Rating Scale Mean ± SD Range
 Subjective support 19.37 ± 6.72 8–32
 Objective support 7.88 ± 3.92 1–22
 Utilization of support 7.07 ± 2.42 3–12