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Table 4 Endorsement probabilities and class membership for GHQ-12 across latent classes

From: A distress-continuum, disorder-threshold model of depression: a mixed-methods, latent class analysis study of slum-dwelling young men in Bangladesh

GHQ-12 Items Severely distressed
(n = 211)
Distressed
(n = 329)
Wellness
(n = 284)
1. Not able to concentrate
 Never 0.24 0.10 0.72
 Sometimes 0.29 0.85 0.23
 Often 0.44 0.06 0.05
 Always 0.03 0.00 0.00
2. Loss of sleep over worry
 Never 0.22 0.33 0.67
 Sometimes 0.50 0.62 0.31
 Often 0.23 0.05 0.02
 Always 0.05 0.00 0.00
3. Not playing an important part
 Never 0.15 0.16 0.79
 Sometimes 0.38 0.78 0.17
 Often 0.47 0.06 0.03
 Always 0.01 0.00 0.01
4. Not capable of making decisions
 Never 0.10 0.03 0.52
 Sometimes 0.43 0.81 0.39
 Often 0.44 0.16 0.09
 Always 0.03 0.00 0.00
5. Consistently under strain
 Never 0.07 0.20 0.54
 Sometimes 0.50 0.62 0.39
 Often 0.38 0.18 0.05
 Always 0.05 0.00 0.03
6. Couldn’t overcome difficulties
 Never 0.01 0.03 0.63
 Sometimes 0.59 0.76 0.28
 Often 0.37 0.21 0.07
 Always 0.03 0.00 0.03
7. Not able to enjoy normal activities
 Never 0.10 0.05 0.72
 Sometimes 0.30 0.91 0.24
 Often 0.59 0.03 0.03
 Always 0.02 0.00 0.01
8. Not able to face problems
 Never 0.08 0.01 0.54
 Sometimes 0.26 0.88 0.36
 Often 0.64 0.11 0.09
 Always 0.01 0.00 0.01
9. Feeling unhappy and depressed
 Never 0.34 0.31 0.76
 Sometimes 0.45 0.66 0.21
 Often 0.19 0.03 0.02
 Always 0.02 0.00 0.01
10. Losing confidence
 Never 0.60 0.60 0.94
 Sometimes 0.20 0.39 0.03
 Often 0.09 0.01 0.01
 Always 0.11 0.00 0.02
11. Thinking of self as worthless
 Never 0.68 0.58 0.95
 Sometimes 0.22 0.41 0.04
 Often 0.05 0.01 0.00
 Always 0.05 0.00 0.00
12. Not feeling reasonably happy
 Never 0.40 0.17 0.82
 Sometimes 0.29 0.77 0.16
 Often 0.27 0.06 0.01
 Always 0.03 0.01 0.01