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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents (N = 1100)

From: The hidden crisis: COVID-19 and impact on mental health of medical students in Pakistan

Characteristics No. (%)
Age: Mean (S.D) 23.14 (6.31)
Gender
 Women 756 (68.7)
 Men 344 (31.3)
Marital status
 Single 1084 (98.6)
 Married 12 (1.1)
 Divorced/widowed 4 (0.4)
Year in medical college
 First year 259 (23.6)
 Second year 187 (17)
 Third year 266 (24.2)
 Fourth year 182 (16.5)
 Final year 206 (18.8)
Place of residency during the pandemic
 City 948 (86.2)
 Rural/village 152 (13.9)
H/O medical illness
 Yes 87 (7.9)
 No 1013 (92.1)
H/O past psychiatric problem, serious enough to make you seek professional health (more than one response was allowed due to possibility of comorbidity)
 No 801 (73)
 Anxiety 200 (18.2)
 Depression 174 (15.8)
 Psychosis 5 (0.5)
 Bipolar disorder 7 (0.6)
 Others 25 (2.3)
Currently taking any treatment for psychiatric issues
 No 1033 (94)
 Psychotherapy 33 (3)
 Antipsychotics 5 (0.5)
 Antidepressant 29 (2.7)
 Antiepileptic/mood stabilizers 12 (1.1)
 Lithium 3 (0.3)
 Tranquilizers/benzodiazepines 12 (1.1)
  1. % may be more than 100% due to multiple responses allowed in some questions