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Table 1 Description and comparison of NHANES and ACES samples

From: The association of depression and diabetes across methods, measures, and study contexts

Characteristic NHANES (n = 3072) ACES (n = 2300)
Percent with diabetes 19.2% 20.7%
Percent with depression or mean depressive symptoms score PHQ-9: 3.2 out of 27, SEa = 0.2 CES-D: 8.1 out of 60, SDb = 9.1
Recent (12 months): 8.1%
Lifetime: 22.9%
Mean age 59.5 years, SE = 0.3 65.1 years, SD = 10.5
Ethnicity African American: 10.0%
Latino: 8.7%
Caucasian: 76.2%
Other: 5.1%
African American: 33.8%
Caucasian: 66.2%
Sex: Female 53.6% 68.1%
Education: High school or less 47.3% 75.0%
Mean body mass index 29.0, SE = 0.2 29.8, SD = 6.8
  1. aSD = Standard Error
  2. bSE = Standard Deviation