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Table 3 Self-reported symptoms of depression presented as past year frequency (n) and percentage (%) of the total population. N = 573 Women

From: Prevalence of intimate partner violence and its association with symptoms of depression; a cross-sectional study based on a female population sample in Sweden

Self-reported symptoms of depression past 12 months Almost every day Once a week Once a month Almost never/ Never Exposed almost every day/once a week
% (n) % (n) % (n) % (n) % (n)
Fatigue/ tiredness 15.5 (89) 30.2 (173) 33.3 (190) 17.1 (98) 45.7 (262)
Difficulty falling asleep 8.7 (50) 20.9 (120) 26.7 (153) 40.5 (232) 29.7 (170)
Trouble concentrating 6.1 (35) 12.2 (70) 25.0 (143) 50.1 (287) 18.3 (105)
Feeling down/ low 6.3 (36) 11.3 (65) 31.2 (179) 44.9 (257) 17.6 (101)
Suicidal thoughts 0.5 (3) 0.2 (1) 3.5 (20) 89.0 (510) 0.7 (4)
Exposed to number of depression related symptoms (almost every day/ once a week) past 12 months
Number of depression related symptoms Exposed almost every day/once a week
% (n)
1 symptom      23.7 (136)
2 symptoms      15.4 (88)
3 symptoms      7.9 (45)
4 symptoms      7.9 (45)
5 symptoms      0.5 (3)
At least 2 out of 5 symptoms      31.6 (181)