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Table 3 Bivariate analysis of Beck depression and sociodemographic and clinical histories of the parent and child

From: Depression and psychosocial burden among caregivers of children with chronic kidney disease

  SRRS Test value P value Sig.
Minimal Mild Moderate
Gender of caregiver Female 20(95.2%) 4(100.0%) 3 (60.0%) 6.085a 0.048 S
Male 1 (4.8%) 0 (0.0%) 2 (40.0%)
Marital status Single 2 (9.5%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 5.474a 0.706 NS
Married 16(76.2%) 3 (75.0%) 4 (80.0%)
Divorced 1 (4.8%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (20.0%)
Widow 1 (4.8%) 1 (25.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Other 1 (4.8%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Scientific degree University 2 (9.5%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 2.804a 0.946 NS
Diploma 8 (38.1%) 1 (25.0%) 3 (60.0%)
Primary/preparatory 6 (28.6%) 2 (50.0%) 1 (20.0%)
Can read and write 1 (4.8%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Illiterate 4 (19.0%) 1 (25.0%) 1 (20.0%)
Profession No 18(85.7%) 4(100.0%) 3 (60.0%) 6.808a 0.146 NS
Manual worker 1 (4.8%) 0 (0.0%) 2 (40.0%)
Technical worker 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Professional worker 2 (9.5%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Monthly income Adequate 2 (9.5%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 2.844a 0.584 NS
Barely adequate 6 (28.6%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (20.0%)
Inadequate 13(61.9%) 4(100.0%) 4 (80.0%)
Residence Urban 14(66.7%) 1 (25.0%) 4 (80.0%) 3.230a 0.199 NS
Rural 7 (33.3%) 3 (75.0%) 1 (20.0%)
General medical history No 15(71.4%) 4(100.0%) 3 (60.0%) 13.091a 0.519 NS
HTN 2 (9.5%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
DM 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (20.0%)
IBS 1 (4.8%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Disc prolapse 1 (4.8%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
BA 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (20.0%)
BMT 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Epilepsy 1 (4.8%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Thyroidectomy 1 (4.8%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Gender of the child Females 10(47.6%) 2 (50.0%) 3 (60.0%) 0.248a 0.884 NS
Males 11(52.4%) 2 (50.0%) 2 (40.0%)
Need for dialysis No 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) NA NA NA
Yes 21(100.0%) 4(100.0%) 5(100.0%)
  1. aChi-square used