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Table 1 Patients’ sociodemographic characteristics

From: A longitudinal study on the information needs and preferences of patients after an acute coronary syndrome

Number of patients 217
Age, mean ± SD 57.28 ± 7.98
Gender N (%)
 Female 36 (16.58)
 Male 181 (83.41)
Education
 < High School Diploma 106 (48.84)
 High School Diploma 88 (40.55)
 > High School Diploma 23 (10.59)
Employment
 Employed 126 (58.06)
 Retired 58 (26.72)
 Unemployed 11 (5.06)
 Housewife 5 (2.30)
 Retired with some work activities 17 (7.83)
Marital status
 Married 154 (70.96)
 Not Married (Also widowed/divorced) 63 (29.03)