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Table 1 Factors associated with Edinburgh Depression Scale scores

From: Relative socioeconomic advantage and mood during advanced pregnancy in women in Vietnam

Factors N Mean ± sd
EDS score
t59 p
Employment status     
   Salaried 31 4.42 ± 3.5 - 2.18 0.03
   Trader, unskilled or casual work 30 6.47 ± 3.9   
Employment security     
   Secure 55 5.07 ± 3.4 - 2.29 0.03
   Not secure 6 8.67 ± 5.8   
Privacy     
   Own bedroom 54 5.06 ± 3.3 - 2.19 0.03
   Bedroom shared with family members 7 8.28 ± 5.8   
Pregnancy loss     
   No past miscarriage 37 6.24 ± 4.1 2.16 0.04
   Past miscarriage 24 4.16 ± 2.8   
Decision making about important matters     
   Woman and her husband 36 4.75 ± 3.0 - 1.70 0.09
   Husband and or in-laws 25 6.40 ± 4.5   
Decision to have this baby     
   Woman and her husband 42 4.95 ± 3.4 - 1.75 0.09
   Unplanned or decided by others 18 6.78 ± 4.26   
Criticism over small things     
   Not at all 32 4.31 ± 3.3 - 2.52 0.01
   Somewhat, moderately or very true 29 6.67± 3.91   
Controlled in everything I do     
   Not at all 49 4.90 ± 3.39 - 2.28 0.03
   Somewhat, moderately or very true 12 7.58 ± 4.64