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Table 3 Getting a psychological or social diagnosis from the General Practitioner in relation to mental health.

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

  Psychological diagnosis Social diagnosis
N = 7,593 % OR * % OR *
Total 15.6 - 3.6 -
GHQ-12 < 2 11.5 1.00 2.2 1.00
GHQ-12 ≥ 2 28.2 3.02 (2.64–3.46) 8.0 3.68 (2.85–4.74)
MHI-5 > 72 11.2 1.00 2.4 1.00
MHI-5 ≤ 72 30.6 3.21 (2.80–3.69) 7.7 2.96 (2.29–3.84)
  1. * OR = Odds Ratio, adjusted for sociodemographic variables