Table 4: Perceived quality of life in the different samples of persons with a depressive episode at the time of the interview (positivity at the PHQ9 [score >10 with criteria for a depressive episode with verification vs. ANTAS-SCID] in the immigrant sample; major depressive episode at ANTAS-SCID in the sardinian and italian samples).

Sardinians in
Argentina (20)
AIFA
Sardinian sub-sample (7)
Aifa
Total sample *
(55)
Comparison with Sardinians Anova 1 way df 1,25,26 Comparison with total
Anova 1 way df 1,73,74
SF-12 Mean±SD
Persons with current depressive episode
27.10±5.81 30.3±6.13 29.20±5.1 F=1.532
P=0.227
F=2.362
P=0.128
Weight attributable (“attributable burden”) to the disorder in lowering the quality of life 11.2±2.23 3.50±2.20 4.33±1.22 F=74.59
P<0.0001
F=288.9
P<0.0001

*Carta et al. 2011

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