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Table 4 Comparison of public attitude score towards mental healthcare facilities by education level within age group

From: Rural community attitude towards mental healthcare: a mixed-method study in Khurda district of Odisha, India

Age group in years Education N Mean SD ANOVA “p” value
< 25 Illiterate 1 2.43 - 0.045
Primary (1–7) 5 2.40 0.16
Secondary (up to 10th) 22 2.05 0.48
Graduate and above 32 1.86 0.43
Total 60 1.98 0.46
25–34 Illiterate 8 2.02 0.42 0.191
Primary (1–7) 27 2.28 0.34
Secondary (up to 10th) 50 2.10 0.39
Graduate and above 18 2.10 0.40
Total 3 2.14 0.39
35–44 Illiterate 12 2.29 0.32 0.046
Primary (1–7) 32 2.26 0.39
Secondary (up to 10th) 38 2.01 0.45
Graduate and above 4 2.07 0.36
Total 86 2.15 0.42
45–54 Illiterate 38 2.29 0.34 0.003
Primary (1–7) 27 2.28 0.35
Secondary (up to 10th) 22 2.26 0.46
Graduate and above 5 1.63 0.26
Total 92 2.24 0.39
Illiterate vs graduate and above *p = 0.002, primary (1–7) vs graduate and above *p = 0.003, secondary (up to 10th) vs graduate and above *p = 0.005
≥ 55 Illiterate 38 2.41 0.36 0.001
Primary (1–7) 8 2.21 0.37
Secondary (up to 10th) 6 1.74 0.60
Graduate and above 2 1.79 0.30
Total 54 2.28 0.44
Illiterate vs secondary (up to 10th) *p = 0.002
  1. *Bonferroni “p” value