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Table 2 Chi square analysis of response variables by selected socio-demographic factors

From: Profile of stroke patients treated at a rehabilitation centre in Bangladesh

Variables High blood pressure
χ2
(%)
High blood cholesterol
χ2
(%)
Diabetes
χ2
(%)
Added salt
χ2
(%)
Smoking
χ2
(%)
Gender χ2 = 3.16 χ2 = 3.88* χ2 = 1.74 χ2 = .59 χ2 = 41.36*
 Male 88.8 73.8 73.8 81.3 81.3
 Female 73.9 52.2 87.0 73.9 0
Age χ2 = 11.17* χ2 = 12.38* χ2 = 4.41* χ2 = .63 χ2 = 9.88*
 Below 60 89.2 74.2 79.6 80.6 69.9
 Above 60 50.0 20 50 70 20
Education χ2 = 11.91* χ2 = 28.08* χ2 = 10.87* χ2 = 17.08* χ2 = 47.27*
 Below third level education 72.3 42.6 61.7 61.7 29.8
 Above third level education 96.4 91.1 89.3 94.6 94.6
Occupation χ2 = 8.86* χ2 = 10.86 χ2 = .60 χ2 = 8.72* χ2 = 58.23*
 Employed 91.1 77.2 78.5 86.1 84.8
 Unemployed 66.7 41.7 70.8 58.3 .0
Residence χ2 = 8.80* χ2 = 27.07* χ2 = 22.94* χ2 = 1.28 χ2 = 9.94*
 Rural and semi urban 69.0 31.1 44.8 72.4 41.4
 Urban 91.19 83.8 89.2 82.4 47.3
  1. * p < 0.05
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