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Table 2 Behaviors, health conditions and social-related factors of the participants

From: Depressive symptoms among orphans and vulnerable adolescents in childcare homes in Nepal: a cross-sectional study

Characteristics n %
Alcohol use
 Yes 17 2.8
 No 585 97.2
Smoking
 Yes 7 1.2
 No 295 98.8
Health problem (Congenital disorders, asthma, COPD, HIV)
 Yes 170 28.2
 No 432 71.8
Nutritional status
 Underweight 39 6.5
 Normal 547 90.9
 Overweight 16 2.7
Abuse
  No 574 95.3
  Yes 28 4.7
   Physical 11 39.3
  Mental 15 53.6
   Sexual 2 7.1
Social support
 Low 81 13.5
 Good 521 86.5
Neglect by teacher
 Yes 74 12.3
 No 528 87.7
Bullied by friends
 Yes 100 16.6
 No 502 83.4