Stress Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2234-1668   pISSN 1225-665X

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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Sample characteristics (N=1,182)

  CharacteristicsCategoriesN (%)Non PTSDPTSDχ2/t
Age (Year)Average58.7±17.9895 (75.7%)287 (24.3%)11.50
GenderMale584 (49.4%)454 (77.7%)130 (22.2%)2.563
Female598 (50.6%)441 (73.7%)157 (26.2%)
Education≤Elementary463 (39.1%)368 (79.4%)95 (20.5%)23.9***
Middle school216 (18.3%)180 (83.3%)36 (16.7%)
High school354 (29.9%)246 (69.5%)108 (30.5%)
≥College145 (12.3%)97 (66.9%)48 (33.1%)
NA4 (0.3%)4 (0.44%)-
Marital statusUnmarried177 (14.9%)137 (77.4%)40 (22.6%)16.5**
Married822 (69.6%)638 (77.6%)184 (22.4%)
Separated or widowed182 (15.3%)119 (16.0%)63 (21.9%)
NA1 (0.3%)1 (0.11%)-
Prior history of mental illnessYes11 (0.9%)3 (27.3%)8 (72.7%)14.17***
No1171 (99.1%)892 (76.2%)279 (23.8%)
Prior history of traumaYes116 (9.8%)86 (74.1%)30 (25.9%).175
No1066 (90.2%)809 (75.9%)257 (24.1%)
Year of disasterYear 2012689 (58.3%)574 (83.3%)115 (16.7%)58.07***
Year 2013123 (10.4%)75 (61.0%)48 (39.0%)
Year 2014246 (20.8%)155 (63.0%)91 (37.0%)
Year 2015122 (10.3%)90 (73.8%)32 (26.2%)
NA2 (0.2%)-
Post-disaster experience
 Loss of lifeYes57 (4.8%)16 (28.0%)41 (71.9%)73.95***
No1125 (95.1%)879 (78.1%)246 (21.9%)
 Employment status changeYes76 (6.4%)51 (67.1%)25 (32.9%)3.27
No1106 (93.6%)844 (76.3%)262 (23.7%)
 Relocation of residenceYes97 (8.2%)61 (62.9%)36 (37.1%)9.46*
No1085 (91.8%)834 (76.9%)251 (23.1%)
 Asset changeDecrease309 (26.1%)203 (65.7%)106 (34.3%)22.86***
Increase or monotonic873 (73.9%)692 (79.3%)181 (20.7%)
No1065 (90.1%)848 (79.6%)217 (20.3)
 Economic distress60.73***
  Difficulty in paying mealsYes5 (0.42%)2 (40%)3 (60%)
  No hospital careYes48 (4.06%)8 (16.6%)40 (83.3)
  DebtYes6 (0.5%)3 (50%)3 (50%)
  UnemploymentYes6 (0.5%)3 (50%)3 (50%)
  Difficulty in paying billYes52 (4.3%)31 (59.6%)21 (40.3%)

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Korean J Stress Res 2018;26:319-26 https://doi.org/10.17547/kjsr.2018.26.4.319
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