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Table 1 Patient demographic characteristics

From: Prevalence of depressive symptoms and factors associated with it in type 2 diabetic patients: a cross-sectional study in China

Characteristic Non-depressive symptoms group Depressive symptoms group Overall subjects P-value
  (ZSDS score <53) (ZSDS score ≥ 53)   
Gender (male,n/%) 263/46.9 140/46.1 403/46.6 0.816
Age (years) 69.25 ± 18.51 71.76 ± 23.26 70.13 ± 20.33 0.083
Marriage status (married, n/%) 495/88.7 263/87.7 758/88.3 0.65
Working status (on job, n/%) 216/38.5 146/48.0 362/41.8 0.007
Educational background (college and above, n/%) 98/17.5 76/25.6 174/20.3 0.005
Average salary (RMB) 4022.47 ± 1726.62 4878.87 ± 1909.81 4254.18 ± 1817.02 0.000