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Table 4 Prevalence of Psychological Distress by Gender, May to July 2018, Nsukka, Nigeria

From: Adverse childhood experiences and psychological distress among higher education students in Southeast Nigeria: an institutional-based cross-sectional study

Response Categories All
N (%)
Gender
Male
N (%)
Female
N (%)
None of the time 30 (14.8) 19 (63.3) 11 (36.7)
A little of the time 71 (35.0) 28 (39.4) 43 (60.6)
Some of the time 87 (42.9) 33 (37.9) 54 (62.1)
Most of the time 12 (5.9) 3 (25.0) 9 (75.0)
All of the time 3 (1.4) 2 (66.7) 1 (33.3)
Dichotomized PD scores
 Absence 92 (45.3) 43 (56.6)a 49 (53.5)a
 Presence 111 (54.7) 42 (49.4)a 69 (64.5)a
  1. Note. Absence of psychological distress = K10 < 20, Presence of psychological distress = K10 ≥ 20
  2. a Within Gender