Table 1

Patients socio-demographic characteristics

Centre 1
n=100
Centre 2
n=101
Centre 3
n=107
Total
n=308
QPS
n=53
QL
n=47
QPS
n=51
QL
n=50
QPS
n=54
QL
n=53
QPS
n=158
QL
n=150
n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)%%p-Value
Marital Status
Single8(15)5(11)8(16)4(8)4(7)5(10)1390.49
Married34(64)36(77)33(66)41(82)36(68)33(63)6674
Other (Divorced, Widowed)11(21)6(13)9(18)5(10)13(24)14(27)2117
Education0.70
Primary School12(23)15(32)6(12)8(16)8(15)8(15)1721
Secondary School13(24)14(30)20(41)12(24)14(26)13(24)3026
High School20(38)17(36)17(35)26(52)25(46)19(36)4041
University8(15)1(2)6(12)4(8)7(13)13(25)1372
Employment0.88
Employed30(57)30(64)26(52)28(56)30(55)28(53)5557
Unemployed23(43)17(36)24(48)22(44)24(44)25(47)4543
Patient Age M, (SD)57.2 (13,02)52.3 (36.8)57.2 (9.2)57.1 (9.9)54.5 (10.4)55.1 (13.5)56.3 (11.0)54.9 (22.8)0.50
  • Percentages are based on valid cases only.

  • *p-values were calculated using Chi-square for percentages and t-test for means.

  • M, mean; QL, question list; QPS, question prompt sheet.