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Table 4 The most important psychological and social diagnoses of the total study population and of the population with probable mental problems according to the GHQ-12 or MHI-5.

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

N = 7,593 Total study population % GHQ-12 ≥ 2 % MHI-5 < 70 %
1. Sleeplessness/ sleep disorder otherwise 4.2 7.1 7.8
2. Depression 3.5 7.1 11.0
3. Anxious or nervous feeling 2.5 5.1 5.3
3. Neurasthenia/ surmenage 1.4 2.9 2.5
4. Anxiety disorder/ anxiety state 1.2 2.2 2.7
5. Down/ depressed feeling 0.9 2.0 2.6
Any psychological or social diagnosis 18.2 33.4 35.4
Mean number of psychological or social diagnoses 0.45 0.91 1.06