Table 3

Percentage (95% CI) of respondents rating each type of person as "helpful" for the person described in the vignette

Person

Country

Depression Vignette

Depression/Suicidal Vignette

Early Schizophrenia Vignette

Chronic Schizophrenia Vignette


GP

Australia

87.3 (84.0–90.0)

84.1 (80.8–87.0)

76.7 (72.8–80.2)

76.3 (72.1–80.0)

Japan

30.4 (26.4–34.4)

26.0 (22.1–29.9)

19.0 (15.5–22.5)

22.8 (19.1–26.5)

Pharmacist

Australia

35.4 (31.3–39.6)

33.2 (29.1–37.6)

23.6 (20.0–27.6)

28.1 (24.1–32.5)

Japan

6.8 (4.6–9.0)

6.6 (4.4–8.8)

4.2 (2.4–6.0)

4.2 (2.4–6.0)

Counselor

Australia

82.2 (78.6–85.4)

85.5 (82.1–88.3)

85.0 (81.8–87.8)

83.1 (79.5–86.1)

Japan

85.8 (82.7–88.9)

87.6 (84.7–90.5)

87.0 (84.0–90.0)

88.6 (85.8–91.4)

Social worker

Australia

62.8 (58.3–67.0)

67.2 (62.8–71.4)

68.4 (64.0–72.5)

79.1 (74.8–82.8)

Japan

73.4 (69.5–77.3)

70.2 (66.2–74.2)

68.4 (64.3–72.5)

75.2 (71.4–79.0)

Phone counseling

Australia

63.5 (59.0–67.9)

66.2 (61.8–70.4)

56.6 (52.4–60.7)

47.5 (43.0–52.1)

Japan

42.4 (38.1–46.7)

49.8 (45.4–54.2)

35.6 (31.4–39.8)

29.6 (25.6–33.6)

Psychiatrist

Australia

65.0 (60.8–69.0)

71.3 (67.1–75.1)

80.5 (76.5–84.0)

80.2 (76.4–83.5)

Japan

69.4 (65.3–73.5)

72.4 (68.5–76.3)

73.0 (69.1–76.9)

79.0 (75.4–82.6)

Psychologist

Australia

66.9 (62.5–71.1)

69.7 (65.2–73.8)

73.6 (69.4–77.4)

74.9 (70.8–78.6)

Japan

56.6 (52.2–61.0)

51.2 (46.8–55.6)

56.2 (51.8–60.6)

65.2 (61.0–69.4)

Close family

Australia

67.9 (63.1–72.3)

64.8 (60.1–69.2)

62.7 (58.4–66.8)

61.4 (56.2–66.3)

Japan

85.0 (81.9–88.1)

84.2 (81.0–87.4)

76.8 (73.1–80.5)

80.4 (76.9–83.9)

Close friends

Australia

78.2 (74.1–81.7)

77.1 (73.2–80.5)

73.0 (68.9–76.7)

72.0 (67.5–76.1)

Japan

84.8 (81.6–88.0)

83.2 (79.9–86.5)

70.4 (66.4–74.4)

70.2 (66.2–74.2)

Naturopath/herbalist

Australia

34.9 (30.8–39.3)

31.8 (27.5–36.5)

23.7 (20.2–27.7)

19.4 (16.3–22.9)

Japan

11.2 (8.4–14.0)

14.8 (11.7–17.9)

8.4 (6.0–10.8)

9.0 (6.5–11.5)

Clergy

Australia

45.3 (41.0–49.7)

51.7 (47.3–56.0)

37.2 (33.1–41.4)

42.9 (38.3–47.7)

Japan

13.6 (10.6–16.6)

20.0 (16.5–23.5)

11.6 (8.8–14.4)

16.2 (13.0–19.4)

Deal with it alone

Australia

13.1 (10.1–16.8)

9.7 (7.0–13.2)

11.4 (8.4–15.3)

11.8 (8.9–15.6)

Japan

24.4 (20.6–28.2)

20.4 (16.9–23.9)

22.4 (18.7–26.1)

21.4 (17.8–25.0)


Jorm et al. BMC Medicine 2005 3:12   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-3-12

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