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Table 1 Participants' origin, age, level of education and marital status for refugees and non-refugees grouped by sex

From: Gender-related mental health differences between refugees and non-refugee immigrants - a cross-sectional register-based study

   Men Women
Variable Category n refugee n non-refugee % refugee n refugee n non-refugee % refugee
Origin Afghanistan 1612 574 0.73 759 988 0.43
  Iraq 8206 3953 0.67 3154 8601 0.26
  Iran 1935 272 0.87 1394 726 0.65
  Middle East 782 246 0.76 440 548 0.44
  Somalia 1247 669 0.65 912 759 0.54
  former Yugoslavia 2059 673 0.75 1903 756 0.71
Age group 18-24 2879 3316 0.46 1683 3447 0.32
  25-34 5137 1086 0.82 2704 3963 0.40
  35-44 4646 928 0.83 2371 2976 0.44
  45-54 2380 676 0.77 1224 1482 0.45
  55-64 799 381 0.67 580 510 0.53
Education <9 years 3024 880 0.77 1684 2617 0.39
  9 years 1845 1633 0.53 850 1914 0.30
  12 years 3810 1696 0.69 1978 2985 0.39
  >12 years 3925 1119 0.77 1550 2572 0.37
  Missing 3237 1059 0.75 2500 2290 0.52
Marital status Single 5692 3226 0.63 2018 2155 0.48
  Married 9058 2744 0.76 5465 9089 0.37
  Widow(-er) 103 10 0.91 397 130 0.75
  Divorce 988 407 0.71 682 1004 0.40