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Table 2 NOK, BDI and LSAD scores across all sites (% of patients)

From: The prevalence of mental disorders in adults in different level general medical facilities in Kenya: a cross-sectional study

Scores All sites KNH Embu Kiambu Kikuyu Kajiado Kibera Makindu Naivasha Magadi Karuri
BDI 2,563 1,654 126 160 195 51 26 115 74 122 40
Normal 57.7 53.8 46.2 75.6 92.8 47.1 65.4 36.5 33.8 86.1 85.0
Mild 38.9 43.0 38.7 18.8 6.7 51.0 30.8 56.5 58.1 12.3 15.0
Moderate + severe 3.4 3.2 6.0 5.7 0.5 2.0 3.8 7.0 8.2 1.6 0
NOK 2,348 1,511 101 155 190 60 24 94 58 119 36
Normal 77.3 80.0 51.0 85.9 98.5 48.3 79.0 25.7 73.8 68.8 94.4
Mild 18.6 18.0 38.0 8.5 1.5 28.3 12.6 34.8 13.6 16.6 2.8
Moderate + severe 4.1 2.0 11.0 5.6 0 23.4 8.4 18.4 11.9 2.4 2.8
LSAD:            
Endogenous 2,613 1,704 146 157 195 61 33 117 75 83 42
Mild to moderate 21.4 21.0 30.8 19.7 10.8 37.7 27.3 29.9 25.3 18.1 9.5
Anxiety neurosis 2,526 1,650 121 157 197 61 33 111 70 83 43
Mild to moderate 11.6 9.8 19.8 8.3 1.5 37.7 15.2 37.8 20.0 6.0 7.0
General depression 2,605 1,700 145 157 195 61 33 114 75 83 42
Mild to moderate 26.5 27.0 35.8 19.1 13.3 36.1 24.2 39.5 30.7 25.3 9.5
General anxiety 2,503 1,628 118 156 194 61 33 113 74 83 43
Mild to moderate 11.5 9.3 24.5 7.7 2.0 37.7 15.1 36.3 23.0 7.2 2.3
  1. Figures in bold type indicate total values.
  2. BDI, Beck Depression Inventory; KNH, Kenyatta National Hospital; LSAD, Leeds Scale for the Self-Assessment of Anxiety and Depression; NOK, Ndetei-Othieno-Kathuku scale.