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Table 2 Participant sociodemographic and displacement characteristics

From: Major depressive disorder prevalence and risk factors among Syrian asylum seekers in Greece

Participant characteristics Total (n = 135) Major depressive disorder (n = 59)
Nationality n (%)
 Syrian 120 (88.9%) 53 (89.8%)
 Other 15 (11.1%) 6 (10.2%)
Gender n (%)
 Men 80 (59.3%) 27 (45.8%)
 Women 55 (40.7%) 32 (54.2%)
Age median (years, IQR) 30 (24–37) 30 (22–39)
Education n (%)
 None 15 (11.4%) 8 (13.8%)
 Any primary 29 (22.0%) 13 (22.4%)
 Any secondary 38 (28.8%) 22 (37.9%)
 Any tertiary or higher 50 (37.9%) 15 (25.9%)
Marital status n (%)
 Single, never married 34 (25.6%) 15 (25.9%)
 Ever married 99 (74.4%) 43 (74.1%)
Number of children median (IQR) 2 (0–4) 2 (0–4)
Total time displaced (months) median (IQR) 12.1 (10.7–35.8) 12.0 (10.7–45.7)
Time in Greece (months) median (IQR) 10.4 (9.6–10.8) 10.4 (10.1–10.9)