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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Mental health and health risk behaviors of participants according to anxiety level

Variable Total (n=54948) Level of anxiety severity GAD-7 scale score p-value

Normal 0-4 (n=36711) Mild 5-9 (n=12138) Moderate 10-14 (n=4134) Severe 15-21 (n=1965)
Mental health
Stress <0.001*
High 18662 (34.2) 7141 (19.6) 6592 (54.4) 3202 (77.2) 1727 (88.0)
Low 36286 (65.8) 29570 (80.4) 5546 (45.6) 932 (22.8) 238 (12.0)
Sleep satisfaction <0.001*
High 16824 (30.3) 13567 (36.5) 2429 (20.1) 591 (14.5) 237 (12.2)
Low 38124 (69.7) 23144 (63.5) 9709 (79.9) 3543 (85.5) 1728 (87.8)
Happiness <0.001*
High 35175 (63.7) 27677 (75.1) 5810 (47.9) 1300 (31.4) 388 (19.8)
Low 19773 (36.3) 9034 (24.9) 6328 (52.1) 2834 (68.6) 1577 (80.2)
Loneliness <0.001*
High 7766 (14.1) 1789 (4.8) 2767 (22.7) 1917 (45.9) 1293 (65.0)
Low 47182 (85.9) 34922 (95.2) 9371 (77.3) 2217 (54.1) 672 (35.0)
Depressive symptoms <0.001*
Yes 13840 (25.2) 4849 (13.3) 4943 (40.5) 2553 (61.0) 1495 (75.7)
No 41108 (74.8) 31862 (86.7) 7195 (59.5) 1581 (39.0) 470 (24.3)
Suicidal idea <0.001*
Yes 5979 (10.9) 1491 (4.0) 2044 (16.7) 1387 (33.5) 1057 (54.1)
No 48969 (89.1) 35220 (96.0) 10094 (83.3) 2747 (66.5) 908 (45.9)
Suicidal attempt <0.001*
Yes 1121 (2.0) 248 (0.7) 301 (2.4) 257 (6.1) 315 (15.9)
No 53827 (98.0) 36463 (99.3) 11837 (97.6) 3877 (93.9) 1650 (84.1)
Health risk behaviors
Current smoker <0.001*
Yes 2688 (4.8) 1525 (4.2) 694 (5.6) 280 (6.6) 189 (9.6)
No 52260 (95.2) 35186 (95.8) 11444 (94.4) 3854 (93.4) 1776 (90.4)
Current drinker <0.001*
Yes 5892 (10.7) 3288 (9.0) 1601 (13.0) 635 (15.0) 368 (18.4)
No 49056 (89.3) 33423 (91.0) 10537 (87.0) 3499 (85.0) 1597 (81.6)
Habitual substance use experience <0.001*
Yes 405 (0.8) 148 (0.4) 111 (1.0) 61 (1.4) 85 (4.6)
No 54543 (99.2) 36563 (99.6) 12027 (99.0) 4073 (98.6) 1880 (95.4)
Sexual intercourse experience <0.001*
Yes 2487 (4.6) 1376 (3.8) 658 (5.3) 278 (6.7) 175 (9.0)
No 52461 (95.4) 35335 (96.2) 11480 (94.7) 3856 (93.3) 1790 (91.0)
Unprotected intercourse <0.001*
Yes 830 (1.5) 449 (1.3) 222 (1.7) 93 (2.2) 66 (3.5)
No 54118 (98.5) 36262 (98.7) 11916 (98.3) 4041 (97.8) 1899 (96.5)

Data are presented as n (%) unless otherwise indicated. Weighted percentages following complex sample analysis. *p<0.05. GAD-7, 7-item Generalized Anxiety Disorder Scale

J Korean Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2021;32:144-53 https://doi.org/10.5765/jkacap.210017
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