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Table 1 Prevalence of anxiety disorders in males and females

From: Prevalence, comorbidity and predictors of anxiety disorders in children and adolescents in rural north-eastern Uganda

Disorder Males (n = 734) Females (n = 853) Total (n = 1587)
Any anxiety disorder 172 (23.4%) 251 (29.4%) 423 (26.6%)
(20.4% - 26.7%) (26.4% - 32.6%) (24.5% - 28.9%)
Panic disorder 15 (2.0%) 33 (3.9%) 48 (3.0%)
(1.1% - 3.3%) (2.7% - 5.4%) (2.2% - 4.0%)
(b) Agoraphobia 25 (3.4%) 35 (4.1%) 60 (3.8%)
(2.2% - 5.0%) (2.9% - 5.7%) (2.9% - 4.8%)
Separation anxiety disorder 40 (5.4%) 52 (6.1%) 92 (5.8%)
(3.9% - 7.3%) (4.6% - 7.9%) (4.7% - 7.1%)
Social phobia (social anxiety disorder) 36 (4.9%) 47 (5.5%) 83 (5.2%)
(3.5% - 6.7%) (4.1% - 7.3%) (4.2% - 6.4%)
Specific phobia 97 (13.2%) 153 (17.9%) 250 (15.8%)
(10.8% - 15.9%) (15.4% - 20.7%) (14.0% - 17.6%)
Obsessive compulsive disorder 3 (0.41%) 6 (0.70%) 9 (0.57%)
(0.08% - 1.19%) (0.26% - 1.52%) (0.26% - 1.07%)
Post-traumatic stress disorder 46 (6.3%) 59 (6.9%) 105 (6.6%)
(4.6% - 8.3%) (5.3% - 8.8%) (5.4% - 8.0%)
Generalized anxiety disorder 4 (0.54%) 18 (2.1%) 22 (1.4%)
(0.15% - 1.40%) (1.3% - 3.3%) (0.87% - 2.09%)
Adjustment disorder 3 (0.41%) 5 (0.59%) 8 (0.50%)
  (0.08% - 1.2%) (0.19% - 1.4%) (0.22% - 0.99%)