Table 2

Mental health of respondents by EVD survivor status

Close contact (n=354)EVD survivor (n=470)TotalP value
PTSD
 No PTSDN/AN/A24953.0%24953.0%
 PTSDN/AN/A22147.0%22147.0%
Depression0.017
 No depressive symptoms35098.9%45296.2%80297.3%
 Depressive symptoms41.1%183.8%222.7%
Drug use<0.001
 No drug use34697.8%42490.2%77093.4%
 Drug use82.2%469.8%546.6%
Alcohol use0.431
 Acceptable drinking34497.2%45296.2%79696.6%
 Harmful drinking102.8%183.8%283.4%
  • EVD, Ebola virus disease; N/A, not applicable.