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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for the present Swedish CF population as well as other CF and general populations

From: Anxiety and depression in adults with cystic fibrosis: a comparison between patients and the general population in Sweden and three other European countries

   Age HADS_A HADS_D
Population N M Range M (SD) ≥ 8 (%) M (SD) ≥ 8 (%)
CF, Sweden (present) 129 30.4 18–70 5.5 (3.7) 27 3.0 (2.9) 9
General, Sweden [17] 624 44.0 30–59 4.6 (3.7) 20 4.0 (3.5) 15
General, Sweden [21]b 176 - 20–23 5.5 (4.0) 28.1a 3.1 (3.0) 9.5a
CF, UK [15] 121 30.0 18–70 6.1 (3.8) 33 3.6 (3.3) 16
CF, UK [11] 1779 - ≥ 18 6.1 (4.1) 34 3.4 (3.3) 13
General, UK [20] 1792 41.5 18–91 6.1 (3.8) 33 3.7 (3.1) 11
CF, Germany [14]b 343 - 21–50 4.9 (3.5) 22 3.2 (3.3) 12
General, Germany [23] 4410 50.3 ≥ 18 4.7 (3.5) 21 4.7 (3.9) 24
CF, Belgium [10] 57 26.7 - 5.6 (3.9) 30 3.5 (3.6) 13
General, Netherlands [22] 199 39.9 18–65 5.1 (3.6) 24.4a 3.4 (3.3) 11.9a
  1. aNot presented in the article, predicted from the mean value
  2. bExcluding the youngest age category