Table 2

Distribution of indicators of subjective well-being by lifetime eating disorder diagnosis
DSM-IV Diagnosis Number BMI (kg/m2) BMI <18.5 (kg/m2) BMI ≥30 (kg/m2) Minimum BMI at current height (kg/m2) Life satisfaction GHQ-20 Satisfaction with leisure time, work and family relationships Satisfaction with sex life
Mean (SD) % % Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD)
Anorexia nervosa 32 21.2 (2.4) 9.4 0 16.5 (1.9) 9.6 (3.2) 40.0 (9.1) 11.7 (4.0) 2.2 (1.2)
Bulimia nervosa 37 23.6 (4.3) 0 5.4 20.4 (3.2) 8.8 (2.5) 41.9 (11.0) 12.3 (5.0) 2.0 (1.0)
Anorexia and bulimia nervosa 9 20.1 (1.2) 11.1 0 16.6 (2.3) 10.0 (2.8) 44.9 (16.0) 15.3 (2.2) 2.6 (1.3)
Binge-eating disorder 11 26.2 (3.7) 0 9.1 21.5 (2.3) 8.6 (2.9) 43.1 (11.4) 12.5 (5.5) 1.7 (0.9)

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