Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the sample of 243 individuals
Mean (s.d.) unless specified
Current age in years18.12 (3.03)
% Male36%
% NEET32%
Age of first self-reported symptoms or problems13.0 (3.12)
10-item Kessler Scale (K10)31.14 (8.86)
SOFAS61.13 (8.76)
SOFAS for NEETs56.93 (8.42)
SOFAS for non-NEETs62.52 (8.53)
BPRS-affect12.59 (3.78)
BPRS-positive symptoms5.04 (1.93)
BPRS-negative symptoms4.29 (2.23)
BPRS-resistance5.39 (2.55)
BPRS-activation4.02 (1.53)
BPRS-suicidality2.16 (1.29)
  • Percentage are given to the nearest whole number.

  • NEET, not in education, employment or training; SOFAS, Social and Occupational Functioning Assessment Scale; BPRS, Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale.