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Table 3 Associations with mental health symptoms

From: Trafficking of Vietnamese women and girls for marriage in China

  Symptomatic for depression Symptomatic for anxiety disorder Symptomatic for PTSD based on DSM 16 items score
No Yes   No Yes   No Yes  
N % N % P-value N % N % p-value N % N % p-value
Spent more than 100 days in trafficking situation 17 63.0% 16 69.6% 0.425 26 72.2% 7 50.0% 0.124 30 68.2% 3 50.0% 0.326
Held in detention 14 51.9% 16 66.7% 0.216 18 50.0% 12 80.0% 0.045 25 56.8% 5 71.4% 0.384
Locked in a room 4 14.8% 6 25.0% 0.287 1 2.8% 9 60.0% <0.001 6 13.6% 4 57.1% 0.021
Free to do/go as wanted 18 66.7% 19 79.2% 0.248 25 69.4% 12 80.0% 0.343 33 75.0% 4 57.1% 0.287
Pregnant now or was pregnant during the trafficking situation 6 22.2% 5 20.8% 0.588 9 25.0% 2 13.3% 0.300 10 22.7% 1 14.3% 0.526
Physical violence during trafficking 11 40.7% 20 83.3% 0.002 17 47.2% 14 93.3% 0.002 24 54.5% 7 100% 0.023
Forced sex during trafficking 20 76.9% 23 95.8% 0.062 29 82.9% 14 93.3% 0.0311 36 83.7% 7 100% 0.323
Any violence during trafficking 22 81.5% 24 100% 0.034 31 86.1% 15 100% 0.160 39 88.6% 7 100% 0.462