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Table 1 Selected socio-demographic characteristics of participants with agoraphobia

From: A descriptive study of agoraphobic situations and correlates on panic disorder

Variables Female (N = 42) Male (N = 19) Total (N = 61) P value
Age groups < 30 11 6 17 (27.86) 0.664
30< 31 13 44 (72.13)
Mean ±SD 37.26 ± 10.94
Marital status Married 35 10 45 (73.77) 0.014
Single 7 9 26 (26.23)
Occupation Housewife 35 0 35 (57.37) 0.001
Self-employee 3 15 18 (29.50)
Government-employee 4 4 8 (13.12)
Educational level Primary school 7 0 7 (11.47) 0.005
Secondary school 28 9 37 (60.65)
Academic 8 10 18 (29.5)
Resident Urban 40 19 59 (96.70) 0.217
Rural 2 0 2 (3.3)
Smoking Yes 0 1 1 (1.65) 0.124
No 42 18 60 (98.35)
Having phobia Yes 39 12 51 (83.6) 0.004
No 3 7 10 (16.4)
Physical illness Yes 6 5 11 (18.03) 0.258
No 36 14 50 (81.97)