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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of selected group of 12 patients per clinic

From: Short structured general mental health in service training programme in Kenya improves patient health and social outcomes but not detection of mental health problems - a pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial

Variable Control Intervention Difference (95% CI) P-value
Patient factors n = 475 n = 453   
Female (*) 361 (76%) 329 (73%) 0.81 (0.52, 1.24) 0.36
Age (continuous) (**) 32.8 (13.2) 34.6 (14.5) 1.7 (−0.6, 4.0) 0.16
Age 36+ (*) 89 (38%) 242 (35%) 1.37 (0.99, 1.90) 0.06
Single/Divorced/Widowed (*) 83 (18%) 122 (27%) 1.87 (1.22, 2.87) 0.004
Not Luo tribe (*) 24 (5%) 14 (3%) 0.69 (0.14, 2.49) 0.64
4+ children (*) 199 (42%) 191 (42%) 1.01 (0.72, 1.43) 0.95
Left education aged 17+ (*) 201 (44%) 172 (40%) 0.88 (0.61, 1.26) 0.47
  1. (*) Number (%) presented for each group. Differences between groups presented as odds ratio.
  2. (**) Mean (SD) presented for each group. Mean difference between groups also reported.