Table 1—

Demographic characteristics of subjects

Age (years)45.8 ± 11.33 (25–65)
Sex
 Male33 (43.3)
 Female45 (57.7)
Education (years)14.0 ± 2.5 (6–22)
Years married19.2 ± 12.93 (1–49)
Work disability10 (13)
Diabetes type
 Type 144 (57.1)
 Type 234 (43.9)
Duration of diabetes (years)16.9 ± 10.55 (1–42)
Family history of diabetes41 (52.6)
Number of health conditions2.9 (2.4)*
Glycemic control
 Poor (HbA1c >8.4)25 (32.5)
 Acceptable (HbA1c 7.4–8.4)24 (31.2)
 Good (HbA1c <7.4)28 (36.4)
Number of respondents78
  • Data are means ± SD (range) or n (%).

  • *

    * Range: 0–10.