Table 2

Level of depressive and anxiety symptoms in adolescent girls according to parental emotional disorder and presence of one (or more) life events

Symptom No history of parental disorder History of parental disorder
No event One event P No event One event P
Childhood depression 9.57 9.56 0.98 10.05 10.98 0.01
Childhood generalised anxiety 9.52 9.60 0.85 10.16 10.64 0.15