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Table 1 Sociodemographic profiles of the CAH participants

From: Health-related quality of life of female patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia in Malaysia

Variables CAH participants
Age group I
10–12 years
(n = 12)
Age group II
13–17 years
(n = 29)
Age group III
≥ 18 years
(n = 18)
Total
N = 59
f % f % f % f %
Ethnicity
 Malay 9 75.0 19 65.5 10 55.6 38 64.4
 Chinese 0 7 24.1 7 38.9 14 23.7
 Indian 3 25.0 3 10.3 1 5.6 7 11.9
Religion
 Muslim 9 75.0 19 65.5 10 55.6 38 64.4
 Others 3 25.0 10 34.5 8 44.4 21 35.6
Present education
 Primary 12 100.0 6 20.7 0 18 30.5
 Secondary 0 20 68.9 7 38.9 27 45.8
 Tertiary 0 2 6.9 7 38.9 9 15.3
 Not completed secondary education 0 1 3.4 4 22.2 5 8.5
Occupation
 Student 12 100.0 28 96.6 4 22.2 44 74.6
 Employed 0 1 3.4 11 61.1 12 20.3
 Non-employed 0 0 3 16.7 3 5.1
Average family income/monthly (RM)
 < 2000 6 50.0 10 34.5 7 38.9 23 39.0
 ≥ 2000 6 50.0 19 65.5 11 61.1 36 61.0