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Table 2 Clinical and socio-demographic data of the patients and their caregivers

From: The effectiveness of a group psycho-educational program on family caregiver burden of patients with mental disorders

Demographic and clinical features Percentage of patients Percentage of caregivers
Sex Male 58 30
  Female 42 70
Age < 20 years 13 2
  21-35 years 48 28
  36 years 39 70
Marital status Married 65 92
  Single 35 8
Educational background No studies/illiterate 3 0
  Primary education 48 58
  Higher education or more 49 42
Occupational status Housekeeper 30 56
  Employee 11 13
  Unemployed 30 6
  Business & similar jobs 24 19
  Other 5 6
Diagnosis Schizophrenia 50 -
  Mood disorders 50 -