Table 2: (a) Gender differences in prevalence of depression on BDI. (b) Gender differences in severity of depression.
(a)

DepressionMales ( = 20) Females ( = 15) Total value (Fisher’s test)

Present2 (10%)7 (46.67%)9 (25.71%)0.0216
Absent18 (90%)8 (53.33%)26 (74.29%)

Refers to significant.
(b)

Depression SeverityMales ( = 2) Females ( = 7) Total ( = 9)

Borderline depression0 (0%)1 (14.28%)1 (11.12%)
Moderate depression1 (50%)3 (42.86%)4 (44.44%)
Severe to extreme depression1 (50%)3 (42.86%)4 (44.44%)