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Table 3 Frequency of perceived cause of schizophrenia by Holy Trinity theological college students Addis Ababa 2016

From: Perceptions of the causes of schizophrenia and associated factors by the Holy Trinity Theological College students in Ethiopia

Variable Schizophrenia
  Frequency Percentage
Name
 Non specific psychi/psycho dx 318 77.8
 Unable to say 55 13.4
 Supernatural/spiritual 18 4.4
 Specific psychi/psycho dx 16 3.9
 Non specific physiology dx 1 0.2
 Specific physiological dx 1 0.2
Cause
 Psychosocial 313 76.3
 Supernatural/spiritual 90 16.9
 Biological 61 14.9
Severity
 Severe but not fatal 278 68.2
 Severe and fatal 91 22.2
 Moderate 32 7.8
 Mild 8 2.0
Course of illness
 Chronic 362 88.5
 Acute 46 11.2
 Life long 1 0.02
Treatment
 Yes 409 100.
 No 0  
Treatment option
 Psychosocial 280 68.5
 Spiritual/traditional 194 47.4
 Biological 164 40.1
Treatment outcome
 Treatable 408 99.8
 Not treatable 1 0.2
Consequence
 Madness 278 66.7
 Family disintegration 142 34.7
 Death 77 18.8
 Loosing job 32 7.8
  1. DX diagnosis, Psycho psychological, Psychi psychiatric