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Table 1 Percentages met threshold for depression and AUD

From: Prevalence and correlates of depression and alcohol use disorder among adults attending primary health care services in Nepal: a cross sectional study

  Socio-demographic characteristics of the sample Percentages met threshold
N % Depression % (N) Alcohol Use Disorder % (N)
Sex
 Male 504 34.2 11.3 (57) 19.8 (100)
 Female 970 65.8 19.6 (190) 1.1 (11)
Age
 Up to 24 250 17.0 10.8 (27) 4.4 (11)
 25–59 1034 70.1 17.2 (178) 7.6 (79)
 60 and above 190 12.9 22.1 (42) 11.1 (21)
Education
 Not schooling 235 15.9 36.6 (86) 9.4 (22)
 Literate/less than primary 295 20.0 21.1 (62) 6.4 (19)
 Primary 312 21.2 11.2 (35) 9.9 (31)
 Secondary 546 37.1 10.6 (58) 6.8 (37)
 College /University 86 5.8 7.0 (6) 2.3 (2)
Marital status
 Single 126 8.5 10.3 (13) 7.1 (9)
 Married 1245 84.5 15.9 (198) 7.3 (91)
 Others (widow/divorced/separated) 103 7.0 34.9 (36) 10.8 (11)
Caste/Ethnicity
 Brahman/Chhetri 723 49.0 14.4 (104) 3.6 (26)
 Janajati 327 22.2 14.1 (46) 11.6 (38)
 Dalit 349 23.7 24.6 (86) 12.6 (43)
 Others 75 5.1 14.7 (11) 5.3 (4)
Religion
 Hindu 1249 84.7 17.6 (218) 6.5 (81)
 Buddhist 179 12.2 12.3 (22) 16.2 (29)
 Others 46 3.1 15.2 (7) 2.2 (1)
Occupation
 Agriculture 906 61.5 17.0 (154) 6.3 (57)
 Service/Business 150 10.2 11.3 (17) 10.0 (15)
 Unemployed 307 20.8 13.7 (42) 3.9 (12)
 Others 111 7.5 30.6 (34.0) 24.3 (27)
Number of family members
 1–4 575 39.0 18.1 (104) 6.6 (38)
 5–7 685 46.5 15.9 (109) 7.2 (49)
 More than 7 people 214 14.5 15.9 (34) 11.2 (24)
Family income sufficient to manage foods for the period of
 Up to six months 122 8.3 36.1 (44) 9.8 (12)
 6–9 months 248 16.8 22.6 (56) 8.1 (20)
 9–12 months or more 1104 74.9 13.3 (147) 7.2 (7.9)
Total 1474   16.8 (247) 7.5 (111)