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Table 1 Sociodemographic sample characteristics

From: Mental health related Internet use among psychiatric patients: a cross-sectional analysis

   Entire sample (n = 337) Low internet use (n = 78) Medium internet use (n = 88) High internet use (n = 85)
Age mean (±SD) 46.0 (±16.3) 49.2 (±13.4) 40.9 (±13.7) 35.2 (±13.7)
Gender %      
  Female 57.3 66.7 51.1 52.9
  Male 42.7 33.3 48.9 47.1
Marital Status %     
  Unwed 43.0 30.8 47.7 63.5
  Married/living with partner 32.3 33.3 38.6 21.2
  Divorced/seperated 20.5 32.1 13.6 14.1
  Widowed 4.2 3.8 0.0 1.2
Educational level %     
  No school degree 1.2 0.0 1.2 1.2
  Mandatory school 55.4 61.0 45.9 47.1
  High school 17.8 11.7 23.5 30.6
  University degree 25.6 27.3 29.4 21.2
Occupation %     
  Unemployed 17.2 18.7 21.2 21
  Apprentice/trainee 2.8 1.3 4.7 4.9
  University student 6.2 0.0 5.9 17.3
  Employee 22.8 32.0 25.9 27.2
  Self-employed 4.6 4.0 9.4 3.7
  Housewife/househusband 2.2 2.7 1.2 2.5
  Retiree 37.2 32.0 24.7 14.8
  Other 7.1 9.3 7.1 8.6