Table 2

Gender differences across anxiety disorders in people with diabetes

Genderχ2P value
Female
n (% of total sample)
Male
n (% of total sample)
GAD (current)193 (6.1)77 (2.4)27.78<0.001
Panic disorder (current)80 (2.5)40 (1.3)5.430.020
Agoraphobia84 (2.7)26 (0.8)18.71<0.001
OCD36 (1.1)7 (0.2)13.32<0.001
Social phobia60 (1.9)21 (0.7)10.71<0.001
Panic disorder (lifetime)118 (3.7)43 (1.4)19.96<0.001
  • GAD, generalised anxiety disorder; OCD, obsessive-compulsive disorder.