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Table 1 Distribution of the Socio-demographic variables with depression

From: Antenatal depression among women with gestational diabetes mellitus: a pilot study

Variables Total sample
n (%) Mean SD f/t-value p-value
Age group
 18–25 years 23; 21.9% 12.78 8.61 0.265 0.768
 26–33 years 63; 60.0% 12.83 9.51
 34–41 years 19; 18.1% 11.16 7.40
Religion
 Muslim 93; 88.6% 12.06 8.91 2.091 0.151
 Hindu 12; 11.4% 16.00 8.57
Residence
 Urban 79; 75.2% 12.63 9.13 0.056 0.814
 Rural 26; 24.8% 12.15 8.41
Family type
 Joint 43; 41.0% 12.93 8.39 0.157 0.693
 Nuclear 62; 59.0% 12.22 9.32
Education
 Up to primary 21; 20.0% 14.00 10.18 0.365 0.695
 Secondary 40; 38.1% 12.25 7.57
 Higher 44; 41.9% 12.04 9.53
Occupation
 Housewife 71; 67.6% 12.45 8.47 0.480 0.620
 Service holder 14; 13.3% 10.86 9.47
 Others 20; 19.0% 13.90 10.29
Husband’s education
 Up to primary 7; 6.7% 11.71 7.95 0.938 0.395
 Secondary 30; 28.6% 14.40 10.09
 Higher 68; 64.8% 11.76 8.45
Husband’s occupation
Service holder 43; 41.0% 12.65 9.41 2.441 0.069
 Business man 31; 29.5% 15.29 8.76
 Stay in abroad 12; 11.4% 8.00 5.12
 Day labor 19; 18.1% 10.53 8.84