TABLE 1.

Distribution of BMI According to International Cutoff Points and Major Depression According to DSM-IV, A-Criterion, Divided by Age and Gender

AgeBoysGirlsTotal
15-year-olds, n (%)
    Normal weight1081 (79.7)1177 (89.0)2490 (84.3)
    Preobese231 (17.0)177 (8.9)348 (13.0)
    Obese45 (3.3)28 (2.1)73 (2.7)
    Total135713222679
17-year-olds, n (%)
    Normal weight797 (77.2)872 (88.0)1669 (82.5)
    Preobese199 (19.3)98 (9.9)297 (14.7)
    Obese37 (3.6)21 (2.1)58 (2.9)
    Total10339912024
15-year-olds, n (%)
    Not depressed1286 (88.7)1043 (73.3)2329 (81.1)
    Depressed164 (11.3)379 (26.7)543 (18.9)
    Total145014222872
17-year-olds, n (%)
    Not depressed968 (88.2)839 (77.8)1807 (83.0)
    Depressed129 (11.8)240 (22.2)369 (17.0)
    Total109710792176