Table 2

Socioeconomic profiles at baseline. Values are numbers (percentages)

CharacteristicControls (n=189)Problem solving (n=128)Depression prevention (n=108)Total
Sex:
Male66 (35)43 (34)39 (36)148 (35)
Female123 (65)85 (66)69 (64)277 (65)
Age:
18-258 (4)1 (1)10 (9)19 (5)
26-4591 (48)52 (41)51 (47)194 (46)
46-6590 (48)75 (59)47 (44)212 (50)
Marital status:
Single28 (14)21 (16)21 (19)70 (16)
Married or cohabiting117 (62)75 (59)59 (55)251 (60)
Separated or divorced38 (20)23 (18)28 (26)89 (21)
Widowed6 (3)9 (7)015 (4)
Occupation:
Employed94 (50)54 (42)57 (53)205 (48)
Unemployed15 (8)16 (13)10 (9)41 (10)
Unemployed owing to disability40 (21)29 (23)23 (21)92 (22)
Housewife17 (9)16 (13)7 (7)40 (9)
Retired10 (5)8 (6)4 (4)22 (5)
Other13 (7)5 (4)7 (7)25 (6)
Accommodation:
Owner occupied110 (59)74 (58)49 (46)233 (55)
Rented64 (34)41 (32)50 (47)155 (37)
Other15 (7)13 (10)9 (7)37 (8)