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Table 2 Gender-based comparisons of education level and chronic disease type

From: The impact of chronic disease on orphans’ quality of life living in extended social care services: a cross sectional analysis

Type of CD No Education
(n = 105)
High school and below (n = 87) Bachelor
degree (n = 24)
Overall
(N = 216)
  M F % M F % M F % Total %
Cardiovascular 22 41 60 16 35 59 6 8 58 128 59.3
Cancer 22 5 25.7 17 8 29 3 2 21 57 26.4
Stroke 4 3 6.7 4 2 6.9 3 0 12.5 16 7.4
Arthritis 6 0 5.7 4 0 4 2 0 8.5 12 5.6
Others 2 0 1.9 1 0 1.1   0 0.0 3 1.4
  1. Abbreviations: CD chronic disease, F female, M male