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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the respondents in Jimma University Teaching Hospital cardiac clinic, 2014–2015 (n = 284)

From: Determinates of depressive disorder among adult patients with cardiovascular disease at outpatient cardiac clinic Jimma University Teaching Hospital, South West Ethiopia: cross-sectional study

Characteristics Non depressed (PHQ-9 < 5)
N (%)
Depressed (PHQ-9 ≥ 5)
N (%)
Total (%)
Sex
 Male 60 (44.8) 74 (49.3) 134 (47.2)
 Female 74 (55.2) 76 (50.7) 150 (52.8)
Age
 18–26 17 (12.7) 17 (11.3) 34 (12.0)
 27–35 15 (11.2) 21 (14.0) 36 (12.7)
 36–44 20 (14.9) 13 (8.7) 33 (11.6)
 45–53 22 (16.4) 25 (16.7) 47 (16.5)
 –62 ref 28 (20.9) 26 (17.3) 54 (19.0)
 63–71 22 (16.4) 28 (18.7) 50 (17.6)
 ≥ 72 10 (7.5) 20 (13.3) 30 (11.2)
Marital status
 Single 20 (14.9) 13 (8.7) 33 (11.6)
 Married 105 (78.4) 111 (74.0) 216 (76.0)
 Divorced/separate 4 (3.0) 10 (6.7) 14 (5.0)
 Widowed 5 (3.7) 16 (10.7) 21 (7.4)
Educational status
 Illiterate 67 (5.0) 84 (56.0) 151 (53.2)
 Able to read and write only 20 (14.9) 36 (24.0) 56 (19.7)
 Primary (1–8) 28 (20.9) 19 (12.7) 47 (16.5)
 Secondary (9–12) 14 (10.4) 7 (4.7) 21 (7.4)
 Tertiary (+12) 5 (3.7) 4 (2.7) 9 (3.2)
Occupational status
 Unemployed 16 (11.9) 35 (23.3) 51 (18.0)
 Employed 12 (9.0) 4 (2.7) 16 (5.6)
 Farmer 70 (52.2) 74 (49.3) 144 (50.7)
 Merchant 9 (6.7) 10 (6.7) 19 (6.7)
 Retired 7 (5.2) 5 (3.3) 12 (4.2)
 Housewife 11 (8.2) 14 (9.3) 25 (8.8)
 Other 9 (6.7) 8 (5.3) 17 (6.0)
Residence
 Rural areas 80 (59.7) 103 (68.7) 183 (64.4)
 Urban areas 54 (40.3) 47 (31.3) 101 (35.6)
Average annual income
 0–999 33 (24.6) 37 (24.7) 70 (24.6)
 1000–3599 32 (23.9) 37 (24.7) 69 (24.3)
 3600–10,799 28 (20.9) 43 (28.7) 71 (25.0)
 ≥ 10,800 41 (30.6) 33 (22.0) 74 (26.1)
  1. Other employment status—student, daily labor and house servants