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Table 1 Demographic and clinical variables of study population and their association with EQ VAS and EQ-5D index (N = 226)

From: Evaluating the sensitivity of EQ-5D in a sample of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in two tertiary health care facilities in Nigeria

Variable Frequency (%) or mean ± SD
Gender
 Male 138 (61.1 %)
 Female 88 (38.9 %)
Level of education
 No formal education 43 (19.0 %)
 Formal education 183 (81.0 %)
Number of diabetic complications
 None 112 (49.6 %)
 One 78 (34.5 %)
 More than one 36 (15.95)
Number of co-morbidities  
 None 98 (43.4 %)
 One 93 (41.2 %)
 More than one 35 (15.25)
Average age of participants 57 ± 10
Average EQ VAS score of participants 66.19 ± 15.42
Average EQ-5D index of participants 0.78 ± 0.21