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Table 3 Depressive symptoms in children (%)

From: Recognition of depression in children in general hospital-based paediatric units in Kenya: practice and policy implications

  All sites KNH Embu Kiambu Kikuyu Kajiado Kibera Makindu Naivasha Magadi
Patients, n 344 103 23 112 23 19 21 24 9 10
CDI scores:           
Normal, <10 58.7 49.5 30.4 60.7 78.3 63.2 95.2 70.8 33.3 60.0
Mild, 11 to 26 36.0 47.6 56.5 32.1 21.7 21.1 4.8 29.2 55.6 40.0
Moderate, 27 to 40 5.2 2.9 13.0 7.1 0 15.8 0 0 11.1 0
  1. CDI = Children's Depression Inventory; KNH = Kenyatta National Hospital.