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Table 2 Proportion of patients with self-reported anxiety/depression visiting CAM providers, psychiatric outpatient services, or both, once or more during the previous year

From: The use of CAM providers and psychiatric outpatient services in people with anxiety/depression: a cross-sectional survey

  CAM provider visits Psychiatric outpatient visits CAM provider and psychiatric outpatient visits
  n/N % n/N % n/N %
Total sample 300/1685 17.8 199/1685 11.8 42/1685 2.5
Gender
 Female 234/1085 21.6 140/1085 12.9 31/1085 2.9
 Male 66/600 11.0 59/600 9.8 11/600 1.8
Age
 30–49 108/566 19.1 94/566 16.6 18/566 3.2
 50–69 149/819 18.2 79/819 9.7 19/819 2.3
 70–87 43/300 14.3 26/300 8.7 5/300 1.7
Educationa
 Low 81/558 14.5 54/558 9.7 9/558 1.6
 Middle 101/531 19.0 54/531 10.2 12/531 2.3
 High 115/570 20.2 86/570 15.1 21/570 3.7
Household incomeb
 Low 42/276 15.2 40/276 14.5 10/276 3.6
 Low middle 87/498 17.5 52/498 10.4 12/498 2.4
 High middle 108/511 21.1 46/511 9.0 9/511 1.8
 High 48/278 17.3 43/278 15.5 10/278 3.6
Degree of anxiety/depression
 Moderate 289/1639 17.6 178/1639 10.9 36/1639 2.2
 Severe 11/46 23.9 21/46 45.7 6/46 13.0
  1. aLow (primary/part of secondary school), Middle (high school), High (college/university)
  2. bLow (<200,000 NOK), Low middle (201,000–400,000 NOK), High middle (401,000–700,000 NOK), High (>700,000 NOK)