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Table 1 Demographic and clinical data of sample

From: The "Palliative Care Quality of Life Instrument (PQLI)" in terminal cancer patients

Mean age 61.17 (range:19–88)
Male to female ratio 58/62
  N(%)
Marital status  
   Married or living with partner 74(62%)
   Widowed but living with their children 43(36%)
   Illiterate 3(2%)
Education  
   Elementary school 40(30%)
   High school 42(35%)
   University 38(32%)
Types of cancer  
   Lung 32(27%)
   Gastrointestinal 25(21%)
   Breast 17(14%)
   Urinary track 14(12%)
   Prostate 10(8%)
   Head and neck 4(3%)
   Multiple myeloma 2(2%)
   Bone-Sarcoma 2(2%)
   Soft tissue sarcoma 2(2%)
   Glioblastoma Multiform 2(2%)
   Astrocyttoma 2(2%)
   Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 2(2%)
   Melanoma 2(2%)
   Cervical uteri 2(2%)
   Vulva 1(1%)
   Vagina 1(1%)
ECOG status  
   0 -
   1 -
   2 39(32%)
   3 81(68%)