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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of participants

From: Affect in response to stressors and coping strategies: an ecological momentary assessment study of borderline personality disorder

Demographic Characteristics Mean S.D. Range
Age 30.6 11.0 18-62
  Percent (n)
Female 86% (43/50)
White 56% (28/50)
Single (never married) 82% (41/50)
College graduate or above 46% (23/50)
Currently Employed 58% (29/50)
Abuse History
 Physical Abuse 22% (11/50)
 Sexual Abuse 20% (10/50)
 Physical and Sexual Abuse 26% (13/50)
Clinical Characteristics
  Percent (n)
 Current Major Depressive Disorder 62% (31/50)
 Lifetime History of Major Depressive Disorder 76% (38/50)
 History of Non-suicidal Self-Injurious Behavior 80.4% (37/46)
 History of Suicide Attempt 80% (40/50)
  Mean S.D. Range
Number of Suicide Attempts 2.2 2.0 0-7