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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the study participants, n = 2622

From: Social factors in childhood and risk of depressive symptoms among adolescents - a longitudinal study in Stockholm, Sweden

  Total Depressive symptoms
  n = 2622 Score 17n = 292 DSM-IV criteria- basedn = 167
  Column % Row % Row %
Gender    
Girl 50.1 16.8 9.4
Boy 49.9 5.6 3.4
Missing 0 0 0
Parental education    
High 57.6 10.7 6.3
Intermediate 30.0 10.7 6.8
Low 4.5 15.9 7.7
Missing 7.9 12.4 5.1
Parental SES    
High non-manual workers 12.8 7.3 5.6
Intermediate non-manual workers 20.8 10.4 7.1
Lower non-manual workers 14.7 10.4 5.5
Skilled workers 11.6 10.3 6.3
Unskilled workers 18.0 13.8 7.7
Self-employed 6.7 13.1 7.8
Other 2.8 11.1 7.0
Missing 12.7 13.5 5.1
Parental country of birth    
Sweden 73.4 10.1 6.2
Outside Sweden 11.3 12.8 5.1
Missing 15.3 15.1 8.5
Living arrangements    
Lives with two or more adults 98.2 11.0 6.3
Lives exclusively with one adult 1.8 21.7 8.7
Missing 0.6 13.3 14.3
Parental employment status    
Employed 86.2 10.7 6.6
Unemployed 13.8 14.4 5.6
Missing 0 0 0