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Table 2 Patients' characteristics (N = 724)

From: General practitioners' self-perceived ability to recognize severity of common mental disorders: an underestimated factor in case identification?

Variables  
Age, mean (SD) 47 (17.9)
Number of visits at GPs' last year (SD) 5.7 (18.2)
  N (%)
Gender  
   Female 458 (63)
   Male 266 (37)
Civil status  
   Married/paired relationship 485 (67)
   Living alone 239 (33)
On sick leave:  
   Yes 138 (19)
   No 586 (81)
Reason for visit*  
   Mental; yes 109 (15)
No 615 (85)
   Somatic; yes 363 (50)
no 361 (50)
   Prescription/other; yes 276 (38)
No 448 (62)
  1. * Several alternatives possible