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Table 2 Self-report of consulting the general practitioner (preceding two months) and mental health care (preceding 12 months) in relation to mental health.

From: Measuring mental health of the Dutch population: a comparison of the GHQ-12 and the MHI-5

  General practitioner Mental health care
N = 9,687 % OR * % OR *
Total 41.9 - 6.2 -
GHQ-12 < 2 38.0 1.00 3.6 1.00
GHQ-12 ≥ 2 55.1 2.06 (1.86–2.28) 15.7 4.51 (3.78–5.38)
MHI-5 > 72 38.4 1.00 3.4 1.00
MHI-5 ≤ 72 55.5 1.79 (1.61–1.98) 17.8 6.50 (5.41–7.81)
  1. * OR = Odds Ratio, adjusted for sociodemographic variables