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Table 3 Prevalence of depression, anxiety and stress (n = 147)

From: Perceived impact of contextual determinants on depression, anxiety and stress: a survey with university students

ConditionNumber (%)χ2, p value
AllMaleFemale
Depression
 None39 (26.5)13 (36.1)26 (23.4)χ2 (3) = 2.88, p = 0.41
 Mild50 (34.0)9 (25.0)41 (36.9)
 Moderate31 (21.1)7 (19.4)24 (21.6)
 Severe27 (18.4)7 (19.4)20 (18.0)
Anxiety
 Minimal71 (48.3)21 (58.4)50 (45.1)χ2 (3) = 6.7, p = 0.08
 Mild41 (27.9)7 (19.4)34 (30.6)
 Moderate19 (12.9)7 (19.4)12 (10.8)
 Severe16 (10.9)1 (2.8)15 (13.5)
Stress
 Low29 (19.7)8 (22.2)21 (18.9)χ2 (2) = 0.27, p = 0.87
 Moderate86 (58.5)21 (58.3)65 (58.6)
 High32 (21.8)7 (19.4)25 (22.5)
  1. Depression (PHQ9): 0–4 = none; 5–9 = mild; 10–14 = moderate; 15–27 = severe/moderately severe
  2. Anxiety (BAI): 0–9 = minimal; 10–18 = mild; 19–29 = moderate; 30–63 = severe
  3. Stress (PSS): 0–13 = low; 14–26 = moderate; 27–40 = high