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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics (n = 915)

From: Anxiety disorders in patients with noncardiac chest pain: association with health-related quality of life and chest pain severity

  PD
(n = 77)
GAD
(n = 56)
PD and GAD
(n = 48)
No PD or GAD
(n = 734)
t or chi- square p
Age, mean (SD) 54.1 (16.6) 48.6 (14.4) 52.3 (14.5) 54.2 (15.7) 2.329 0.073
Female, % (n) 41.6 (32) 58.9 (33) 56.3 (27) 50.8 (373) 1.562 0.197
Married or in a common-law relationship,
% (n)a
63.6 (49) 66.1 (37) 64.6 (31) 70.3 (515) 0.745 0.526
Family income (≤ $59,999), % (n)b 68.0 (51) 58.9 (33) 58.7 (27) 55.3 (384) 1.540 0.203
Education (college/university),
% (n)a
54.5 (42) 57.1 (32) 56.3 (27) 53.6 (393) 0.124 0.946
Employed,
% (n)c
53.2 (41) 60.7 (34) 54.2 (26) 55.5 (406) 0.269 0.848
  1. PD: Panic disorder; GAD: generalized anxiety disorder; SD: standard deviation
  2. aOne missing data
  3. b34 missing data
  4. cTwo missing data