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Table 4 Baseline characteristics of study participants

From: Evaluation of a spirituality informed e-mental health tool as an intervention for major depressive disorder in adolescents and young adults – a randomized controlled pilot trial

  Study, Younger (n = 18) Study, Older (n = 15) Waitlist Control, Younger (n = 13) Waitlist Control, Older (n = 16)
Characteristics     
Age - years (mean and range) 15.3 (12–18) 21.0 (19–24) 15.2 (13–17) 20.9 (19–24)
Gender
Male 4 7 1 6
Female 14 8 12 10
Use of other treatments during intervention phase
Anti-depressants only 3 4 2 1
Counselling only 4 5 3 4
Anti-depressants and Counselling 0 0 1 1
None 11 6 7 10
Education
High School student 15 0 13 0
Post Secondary School 1 10 0 14
Not in school 2 5 0 2
Religious denomination indicated
Yes 11 6 5 8
No 7 9 8 8
Work situation
Working 5 8 3 10
Not working 13 7 10 6
Living situation
With both parents 7 8 8 10
One parent 8 3 3 3
Partner 0 1 0 0
Roommate 0 2 0 0
Alone 0 1 0 1
Other 3 0 2 2