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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the studied sample

From: A clinical study of suicide in patients admitted in psychiatry unit in Assiut University

 Total (n = 100)Male (n = 54)Female (n = 46)P value
No.%No.%No.%
Age
 < 25 years3333.01527.81839.10.603 N.S
 25- < 30 years2121.01222.2919.6
 30- < 35 years1717.01120.4613.0
 ≥ 35 years2929.01629.61328.3
 Mean ± SD (range)30.34 ± 10.78 (12.0-61.0)31.15 ± 10.25 (19.0-61.0)29.39 ± 11.42 (12.0-55.0)0.420 N.S
Education
 Illiterate1515.047.41123.90.000**
 Read and write3131.0916.72247.8
 Primary education4848.03564.81328.3
 High education66.0611.100.0
Occupation
 Not working6363.01833.34597.80.000**
 Manual worker2727.02750.000.0
 Office worker1010.0916.712.2
Marital status
 Single4848.03157.41737.00.063 N.S
 Married4444.02138.92350.0
 Divorced33.023.712.2
 Separated33.000.036.5
 Widow22.000.024.3
  1. N.S no significant difference (P > 0.05)
  2. **Significant difference (P < 0.01)