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Table 2 General demographics of participants in the comparison and intervention groups.

From: A mobile phone application for the assessment and management of youth mental health problems in primary care: a randomised controlled trial

  Comparison Group N(%) Intervention Group N(%) P
Total Number 46 (40.4%) 68 (59.60%)  
14 days completed 28 (60.9%) 36 (52.9%) .330
Area    
   Melbourne 14 (30.4%) 28 (42.6%) .265
   Goulburn Valley 21 (45.7%) 21 (29.4%)  
   Albury/Wodonga 11 (23.9%) 19 (27.9%)  
Male Participants 17 (37.0%) 15 (22.1%) .082
Mean (SD) Age, years 17.4 (3.2) 18.5 (3.2) .059
Ethnic Identification a 4 (9.1%) 10 (22.7%) .365
Employment    
   Employed 7 (15.2%) 18 (26.5%) .212
   Unemployed 4 (8.7%) 9 (13.2%)  
   Student 35 (76.1%) 41 (60.3%)  
Drug related items a    
   Ever had alcohol 38 (86.4%) 59 (88.1%) .792
   Ever been drunk 31 (70.5%) 53 (79.1%) .299
   Ever had a cigarette 25 (56.8%) 38 (56.7%) .992
   Ever tried marijuana 18 (40.9%) 33 (49.3%) .388
   Ever tried other b drugs 10 (22.7%) 26 (38.8%) .077
  1. Note:a n = 111,bsedatives, tranquilizers, amphetamines, analgesics, inhalants, cocaine, LSD and heroin.