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Table 4 Depression among survey participants by age group

From: Airplane pilot mental health and suicidal thoughts: a cross-sectional descriptive study via anonymous web-based survey

Worked as an airline pilot in past 7 days (n = 1199)
 Elevated Depression Symptomsa Age <41 Age 41 to 50 Age 51 to 60 Age >60 Total
  No, n (%) 350 (85.2) 339 (85.4) 281 (87.5) 63 (90.0) 1033 (86.2)
  Yes, n (%) 61 (14.8) 58 (14.6) 40 (12.5) 7 (10.0) 166 (13.8)
Worked one trip as an airline pilot in past 30 days (n = 1413)
 Elevated Depression Symptomsa Age <41 Age 41 to 50 Age 51 to 60 Age >60 Total
  No, n (%) 401 (85.5) 392 (85.0) 350 (88.4) 78 (89.7) 1221 (86.4)
  Yes, n (%) 68 (14.5) 69 (15.0) 46 (11.6) 9 (10.3) 192 (13.6)
  1. aElevated Depression Symptoms means PHQ-9 total score ≥ 10