Table 1

Sociodemographic Characteristics

Treatment (n = 28)

Waitlist (n = 21)


Age in Years M (SD, Range)

33.7 (12.7, 20-73)

37.2 (14.4, 22-68)

Female n (%)

20 (71.4)

16 (76.2)

Persons living in household

2

2

Education n (%)

Secondary School

2 (7.1)

1 (4.8)

Grammar School

3 (10.7)

4 (19.0)

University Student

11 (39.3)

6 (28.6)

University Graduate

12 (42.9)

10 (47.6)

Meditationexperience n (%)

none

10 (35.7)

5 (23.8)

little

13 (46.4)

9 (42.9)

some

3 (10.7)

5 (23.8)

much

2 (7.1)

2 (9.5)

Country n (%)

Austria

15 (53.6)

11 (52.4)

Germany

7 (25.0)

6 (28.6)

Switzerland

6 (21.4)

4 (19.0)


Gl├╝ck and Maercker BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:175   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-11-175

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