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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: Depression comorbid with tuberculosis and its impact on health status: cross-sectional analysis of community-based data from 48 low- and middle-income countries

Characteristic Category Unweighted N % or Mean (SD)
Tuberculosis No 196,417 98.3
Yes 3347 1.7
Depression No depression 205,752 87.7
Subsyndromal depression 5238 2.6
Brief depressive episode 6674 2.9
Depressive episode 13,965 6.9
Age, years Mean (SD) 233,879 38.4 (16.1)
Sex Male 104,355 49.2
Female 129,448 50.8
Education No formal 52,116 26.5
Primary 76,193 30.9
Secondary 86,740 33.5
Tertiary 17,860 9.2
Wealth Poorest 51,599 20.1
Poorer 45,893 20.0
Middle 42,317 19.9
Richer 40,128 20.0
Richest 37,724 20.0
Household size Mean (SD) 242,311 5.7 (3.0)
Setting Rural 117,556 56.5
Urban 114,825 43.5
Current smoking No 174,814 73.5
Yes 54,746 26.5
Alcohol consumption Lifetime abstainer 142,282 66.4
Non-heavy 74,016 28.8
Infrequent heavy 8817 3.7
Frequent heavy 2411 1.0
Body mass index, kg/m2 <18.5 16,883 13.8
18.5–24.9 95,208 57.9
25.0–29.9 38,700 19.3
≥30.0 18,287 9.0
Diabetes No 205,671 97.0
Yes 6537 3.0
  1. Data are unweighted N and weighted proportion or mean (SD)
  2. SD standard deviation