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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the studied group

From: Occurrence of mood disorders among educationally active older adults in Bialystok, Poland: a cross-sectional study

  UTA
n = 83
UHS/UPP
n = 79
Total
n = 162
n % n % n %
Gender
 Women 60 72.29 75 94.94 135 83.33
 Men 23 27.71 4 5.06 27 16.67
Age
 60–70 years 40 48.19 56 70.89 96 59.26
 71–80 years 40 48.19 22 27.85 62 38.27
 81–90 years 3 3.61 1 1.27 4 2.47
Marital status
 Married 35 42.17 28 35.44 63 38.89
 Widowed 33 39.76 29 36.71 62 38.27
 Single 5 6.02 5 6.33 10 6.17
 Divorced 8 9.64 14 17.72 22 13.58
 Separated 2 2.41 3 3.80 5 3.09
Education
 Higher 45 54.22 40 50.63 85 52.47
 Secondary 26 31.33 31 39.24 57 35.19
 Technical 10 12.05 7 8.86 17 10.49
 Vocational 2 2.41 1 1.27 3 1.85
Occurrence of mood disorders in the past
 Yes 10 12.05 11 13.92 21 12.96
 No 73 87.95 68 86.08 141 87.04
  1. UHS University of the Healthy Senior, UPP University of Psychogeriatric Prophylactics, UTA University of the Third Age