publication . Article . Other literature type . 2011

Are Adolescent Girls More Depressive than Adolescent Boys in Turkey?

Odacı, Hatice;
Open Access English
  • Published: 27 Sep 2011
Depression is a serious mental health problem that affects people of all ages, including children and adolescents. Studies showed that female gender is one of the risk factors may influence the development of depression in adolescents. However, some of the studies from Turkey suggested that gender does not lead to any significant difference in the youth depression level. Therefore, the presented study investigated whether girls differ from boys in respect of depression. The association between genders and test scores for the adolescents in a population of primary and secondary school students was also evaluated. The study was consisting of 254 adolescents (122 b...
free text keywords: Depression, Adolescent, Turkey, Female Gender, Male Gender.
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