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Table 1 Socio-demographic features of the studied population

From: Predictors of poor health-related quality of life among hemodialysis patients with anemia in Jordan

Variable Number (%) N = 168
Age (years)
18–40 35 (20.8)
40–64 97 (57.7)
> 65 36 (21.4)
Gender
Male 100 (59.5)
Female 68 (40.5)
BMI (kg/m2)
Underweight < 18.5 9 (5.4)
Normal range 18.5–24.9 73 (43.5)
Overweight 25–29.9 44 (26.2)
Obese > 30 42 (25.0)
Marital status
Single 34 (20.2)
Married 112 (66.7)
Divorced or widow 22 (13.1)
Education level
Illiterate 10 (5.9)
Junior school 50 (29.8)
High school 62 (36.9)
College or over 46 (27.4)
Employment status
Employed 24 (14.3)
Unemployed 144 (85.7)
Family status
Live alone 8 (4.8)
Live with partner 15 (8.9)
Live with family 137 (81.6)
Others 8 (4.8)
Family income (month)
Low (less than 250 JD) 52 (30.9)
Moderate (250–500 JD) 83 (49.4)
High (more than 500 JD) 33 (19.7)
Smoking status
Smoker 50 (29.8)
Nonsmoker 83 (49.4)
Ex-smoker 35 (20.8)
Co-morbidities
Hypertension 113 (67.3)
Diabetes mellitus 68 (40.9)
  1. BMI, Body Mass Index