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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants problem with alignment

From: Improving of Type 2 Diabetic Patients’ Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Towards Diabetes Self-care by Implementing Community-Based Interactive Approach-Diabetes Mellitus Strategy

No Characteristics of participants CBIA-DM Normal care DM-Club
n % n % n %
1 Gender       
  − Male 13 43 10 33 12 40
  − Female 17 57 20 67 18 60
2 Average age (years old) 55.3 (39 – 68) 56.4 (39–67) 58.3 (41–75)
3 Level of education       
  − Elementary school 4 13 4 14 3 10
  − High school 14 47 16 53 16 53
  − University 12 40 10 33 11 37
4 Employment       
  − Employee 9 30 22 74 4 13
  − Employer 9 30 1 3 5 17
  − Unemployed 10 33 7 23 11 37
  − Pensioner 2 7 - - 10 33
5 Marital status       
  − Single 2 7 2 7 1 3
  − Married 25 83 23 76 24 80
  − Widow/widower 3 10 5 17 5 17
6 Duration of illness       
  − < 5 years 7 23 7 23 13 43
  − 5 – 10 years 15 50 16 53 10 33
  − 11 – 16 years 5 17 5 17 5 17
  − > 16 years 3 10 2 7 2 7