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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of the study participants (N = 248)

From: Validation of the Thai version of the family reported outcome measure (FROM-16)© to assess the impact of disease on the partner or family members of patients with cancer

  Value (%)
Family members
Gender, n (%)
 Male 74 (29.8)
 Female 174 (70.2)
Age (years)
 Mean 44
 Median 44
 Range 18–70
Martial Status
 Married 184 (74.2)
 Single 52 (21.0)
 Divorced/Widowed 12 (4.8)
Relationship to patient, n (%)
 Spouse/partner 101 (40.7)
 Child 98 (39.5)
 Sibling 19 (7.8)
 Parent 15 (6)
 Othera 15 (6)
Education, n (%)
 Bachelor’s degree or higher 103 (41.5)
 Vocational certificate 15 (6.1)
 High school 68 (27.4)
 Under high school 62 (25)
Patient
Gender, n (%)
 Male 138 (55.4)
 Female 110 (44.6)
Age (years)
 Mean 53
 Median 56
 Range 18–76
Duration of disease (months)
 Mean 6
 Median 4
 Range 1–96
Coverage/payment
 Universal coverage 123 (49.6)
 Government/state enterprise officer 103 (41.5)
 Social security scheme 14 (5.7)
 otherb 8 (3.2)
  1. aIncludes grandchild, uncle/aunt, grandparent, cousin
  2. bself-pay, private insurance