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Table 1 Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics across inpatient and outpatient groups

From: Cognitive dysfunction among inpatients and outpatients with schizophrenia: relationship to positive and negative symptoms

Variables Inpatient group (n = 100) Outpatient group (n = 100) P value*
Age 49.89 ± 7.91 43.24 ± 7.76 0.000
Sex 0.885
Male 61 (61%) 60 (60%)
Female 39 (39%) 40 (40%)
Marital status 0.670
Single 69 (69%) 61 (61%)
Married 22 (22%) 26 (26%)
Divorced 7 (7%) 10 (10%)
Widow 2 (2%) 3 (3%)
Residency 0.000
Urban 73 (73%) 93 (93%)
Rural 27 (27%) 7 (7%)
Educational level 0.001
Read and write to primary 30 (30%) 54 (54%)
Higher than primary education 70 (70%) 46 (46%)
PANSS
Positive symptoms 15.6 ± 5.21 15.74 ± 5.22 0.539
Negative symptoms 19.18 ± 5.39 19.64 ± 5.19 0.432
General psychopathology 41.95 ± 12.35 42.58 ± 10.66 0.7
  1. *Independent t test