Psychiatry Journal / 2019 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Prevalence of Depression and Associated Factors among Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Attending the Diabetic Clinic at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Sri Lanka: A Descriptive Study

Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of the respondents.

CharacteristicNumberPercentage

Gender
Male82027.3
Female218072.7
Age
Less than 60170256.7
More than 60129843.3
Family type
Nuclear204868.3
Extended95231.7
Civil Status
Married214571.5
Single1344.5
Divorced602.0
Widowed65721.9
Other40.1
Level of education
No schooling1294.3
Primary Education (Grade 1-5)44614.9
Secondary Education234778.2
Tertiary Education782.6
Level of income
< Rs 30,000226875.6
>Rs 30,00073224.4
Occupation
Managers and Professional1103.7
Non-Professionals76425.5
Housewives30910.3
Retired148949.6
Unemployed32810.9