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Table 2 Prevalence of mental, neurologic, and substance use disorders among homeless participant, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (n = 456) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2015

From: Mental, neurologic, and substance use (MNS) disorders among street homeless people in Ethiopia

Type of mental disorders Frequency %
Schizophrenia 274 60.09
Psychotic disorders NOS 45 9.87
Major depressive disorders with psychotic features 23 5.04
Substance-induced psychotic disorders 31 6.79
Major depressive disorders 21 4.61
Brief psychotic disorders 4 0.88
General anxiety disorders 4 0.88
Catatonia (unspecified) 1 0.21
Substance use history 425 93.20
Substance use disorders 48 10.53
Epilepsy 8 1.75
Comorbid mental and substance use disorders 40 83.33
No illness 36 7.89
Overall mental neurologic and substance use disorders 420 92.11