Table 3

Distribution of subjects according to level of anxiety and sociodemographic variables of interest

Anxiety level Total, N=1248
VariableAbsence of symptomsMildModerate or severeTotalP value
Sex
Male186 (53.3)101 (28.94)62 (17.77)349
Female431 (47.94)272 (30.26)196 (21.8)899
Age (years)
18–23385 (45.35)271 (31.92)193 (22.73)8490.0095*
24–29122 (56.74)62 (28.84)31 (14.42)215
30–3962 (59.62)21 (20.19)21 (20.19)104
40–4923 (54.76)10 (23.81)9 (21.43)42
50–5916 (66.67)5 (20.83)3 (12.5)24
≥609 (64.29)4 (28.57)1 (7.14)14
Occupation
Independent student142 (58.2)60 (24.59)42 (17.21)244
Dependent student394 (45.29)276 (31.72)200 (22.99)8700.0001*
Working59 (59)32 (32)9 (9)100
Retired6 (100)0 (0)0 (0)6
Other16 (57.14)5 (17.86)7 (25)28
Children
No501 (47.9)329 (31.45)216 (20.65)10460.015*
Yes116 (57.43)44 (21.78)42 (20.79)202
  • Source: own elaboration.

  • *P<0.05.