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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of participants

From: Sexual and reproductive health knowledge and practices among youth with and without mental illness in Uganda: a comparative study

Variable Overall Mental illness No mental illness p value
N = 205 (%) N = 104 (%) N = 101 (%)
Gender  
 Male 102 (49.76) 53 (50.96) 49 (48.51) 0.726
 Female 103 (50.24) 51 (49.04) 52 (51.49)
Age in years  
 15–19 101 (49.27) 56 (53.85) 45 (44.55) 0.183
 20–24 104 (50.73) 48 (46.15) 56 (55.45)
Education level  
 No education 7 (3.41) 4 (3.85) 3 (2.97) 0.960
 Primary 52 (25.37) 25 (24.04) 27 (26.73)
 Secondary 98 (47.8) 50 (48.08) 48 (47.52)
 Tertiary 48 (23.41) 25 (24.04) 23 (22.77)
Psychiatric conditions  
 Psychosis   33 (31.73)   
 Mood disorder 61 (58.65)  
 Substance abuse   10 (9.62)