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Table 4 Overview of the relationship between demographics and high risk of maladaptive thoughts about panic

From: A survey of depression and anxiety disorders in urban and rural Suriname

Variable   Nickerie P Paramaribo P
Low High Low High
Age <40 450 (96.2%) 18 (3.8%) 0.539 886 (96.2%) 35 (3.8%) 0.233
>40 522 (94.6%) 30 (5.4%)   876 (95.6%) 40 (4.4%)  
Gender Male 421 (97.9%) 9 (2.1%) 0.003* 753 (97.5%) 19 (2.5%) 0.001*
Female 551 (93.4%) 39 (5.5%)   1009 (94.7%) 56 (5.3%)  
Education Low 613 (96.9%) 36 (5.5%) 0.051 888 (94.9%) 48 (5.1%) 0.184
Secondary 346 (96.9%) 11 (3.1%)   448 (96.1%) 18 (3.9%)  
High 12 (92.3%) 1 (7.7%)   136 (99.3%) 1 (0.7%)  
Marital Status Single 226 (97.8%) 6 (2.2%) 0.174 837 (95.4%) 40 (4.6%) 0.019*
Married 468 (95.3%) 23 (4.7%)   473 (97.7%) 11 (2.3%)  
Widowed 37 (88.1%) 5 (11.9%)   59 (95.2%) 3 (4.8%)  
Divorced 51 (89.5%) 6 (10.5%)   69 (92%) 6 (8%)  
Concubinage 140 (95.2%) 7 (4.8%)   283 (95.6%) 13 (4.4%)  
Long-distance relationship 9 (90%) 1 (10%)   41 (95.3%) 2 (4.7%)  
Ethnic background West Indians 592(94%) 38 (6%)  0.001* 404 (95.3%) 20 (4.7%) 0.205
Creole 93 (97.9%) 2 (2.1%)   512 (96.4%) 19 (3.6%)  
Maroon 6 (100%) 0 (0%)   199 (92.1%) 17 (7.9%)  
Javanese 147 (97.2%) 5 (2.8%)   184 (98.4%) 3 (1.6%)  
Mixed 76 (96.2%) 3 (3.8%)   380 (96.2%) 15 (3.8%)  
Other 29 (100%) 0 (0%)   83 (98.8%) 1 (1.2%)  
Daily activity Student/going to school 92 (97.9%) 2 (2.1%) 0.000* 222 (94.9%) 12 (5.1%) 0.004*
Working part-time 68 (100%) 0 (0%)   96 (92.3%) 8 (7.7%)  
Working full-time 319 (95.8%) 14 (4.2%)   920 (98%) 19 (2%)  
Unemployed/jobseeker 98 (97%) 3 (3%)   102 (91.9%) 9 (8.1%)  
Housewife/Houseman 296 (91.4%) 28 (8.6%)   257 (93.8%) 17 (6.2%)  
Handyman 45 (100%) 0 (0%)   31 (81.6%) 7(18.4%)  
Retired 43 (97.7%) 1 (2.3%)   134 (97.8%) 3 (2.2%)