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Table 3 Psycho-social and behavioral factors of cardiovascular patient outpatient cardiac clinic JUTH, southwest Ethiopia, December 2014

From: Help-seeking behaviour for depressive disorders among adult cardiovascular outpatient cardiac clinic Jimma University Teaching Hospital, Jimma, South-West Ethiopia: crosssectional study

Factors Frequency
(n = 339)
Percent
Living condition
 With family 304 89.7
 Live alone 24 7.1
 Othera 11 3.3
Social support
 Poor 132 38.9
 Moderate 130 38.3
 Good 77 22.7
Information about MI
 Yes 216 63.7
 No 123 36.3
 Neighborhood 92 42.6
MI information source
 From religious leaders 33 15.3
 From mass media 91 42.1
Presence of other mental illness in the family
 Yes 65 19.2
 No 274 80.8
Awareness of MH service availability Hospital
 Yes 204 60.2
 No 135 39.8
Cause of MI
 Evil or bad sprit 37 10.90%
 Stress life events 152 44.80%
 Genetic predisposition 42 10.90%
 More than one of the above 108 31.90%
Fear stigma from the public
 Yes 22 11.3
 No 173 88.7
Life time cigrate use
 Yes 30 8.8
 No 309 91.2
Current cigrate use
 No 325 95.9
 Yes 14 4.1
Life time alcohol use
 Yes 41 12.1
 No 298 87.9
Current alcohol use
 No 320 94.4
 Yes 19 5.6
  1. Other a—live with relative, homeless or living in employers ‘home