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Table 4 GAD-7 Scores by Study Population Characteristics

From: Multinational dietary changes and anxiety during the coronavirus pandemic-findings from Israel

Characteristic GAD-7 Score Median (interquartile range) p-value
Sex   < 0.0001
Female 4 (6)
Male 2 (4)
Reproductive Status (Females only)   0.738
Neither pregnant nor six months post delivery 4 (6)
Six months or less post delivery 4 (5)
Currently pregnant 4 (6.5)
Language   < 0.0001
Arabic 6 (5)
English 4 (5)
French 4.5 (−)
Hebrew 3 (5)
Italian 7 (5)
Russian 6 (7)
Spanish 7 (7)
Health Status   0.07
Healthy 3 (5)
Sick with coronavirus
Suspected of coronavirus 6 (3.5)
Recovering from coronavirus
Sick but not with coronavirus 4 (6.5)
Smoking Status   0.337
Never smoked 3 (5)
Former smoker 3 (5)
Occasional smoker 4 (5.25)
Smokes at least one cigarette/day 4 (6)
Usual Place of employment   0.452
Large/medium private sector company 3 (7)
Small private sector company 4 (10)
Public sector/non-profit 4 (5.5)
Pensioner/unemployed 4 (6.5)
Independent business owner/freelancer 3 (6.5)
Other 3 (8)
Work Status During Pandemic   < 0.0001
Leave of absence with pay 3 (5)
Leave of absence without pay 3 (5)
Retired/Pensioner 3 (5.5)
Still Working 3 (5)
Unemployed 6 (5.5)
Other 3 (5)
Education   0.008
Fewer than 12 years 5 (8.25)
High school diploma/matriculation 3 (5)
Professional license (technician, tradesperson, etc.) 4 (6)
Bachelor’s degree 3 (5)
Master’s degree or higher 3 (5)
Other 4 (17.25)