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Table 1 Demographic features by ethnicity

From: Ethnic minority inequalities in access to treatments for schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorders: findings from a nationally representative cross-sectional study

  Full sample White Asian/Asian British Black/Black British Chinese/ Other Mixed  
N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) ANOVA/ χ2
Total 10,504   8368   861   883   183   209   
Mean age in years (SD)    46.7 (13.4) 42.0 (12.2) 43.0 (11.9) 45.4 (13.7) 38.7 (12.0) F = 52.6; p < 0.001
Sex
 Male 6834 65% 5463 65% 538 62% 570 65% 117 64% 146 70% χ2 = 5.01; p = 0.29
 Female 3670 35% 2905 35% 323 38% 313 35% 66 36% 63 30%  
Diagnosis
 F20 (schizophrenia) 8854 84% 7010 84% 743 86% 778 88% 147 80% 176 84% χ2 = 16.21; p = 0.003
 F25 (schizoaffective disorder) 1650 16% 1358 16% 118 14% 105 12% 36 20% 33 16%  
Duration of illness
 1–2 years 466 4% 330 4% 51 6% 55 6% 14 8% 16 8% χ2 = 123.69; p < 0.001
 2–4 years 961 9% 695 8% 106 12% 107 12% 22 12% 31 15%  
 4–10 years 2607 25% 1982 24% 270 31% 252 29% 49 27% 54 26%
 10+ years 6470 62% 5361 64% 434 50% 469 53% 98 54% 108 52%
Level of remission
 Full/partial 7711 73% 6168 74% 617 72% 633 72% 137 75% 156 75% χ2 = 3.44; p = 0.49
 Significant disability or no remission 2793 27% 2200 26% 244 28% 250 28% 46 25% 53 25%  
Clinical team responsible for care
 Community mental health team 7435 71% 6062 72% 597 69% 532 60% 131 72% 113 54% χ2 = 137.93; p < 0.001
 Assertive outreach team 1294 12% 1004 12% 93 11% 143 16% 14 8% 40 19%  
 Early intervention 520 5% 338 4% 66 8% 75 8% 14 8% 27 13%  
 Other incl. crisis resolution team 1255 12% 964 12% 105 12% 133 15% 24 13% 29 14%