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Table 3 Comparing BD-QoL scores by demographics for 41 patients

From: Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of Behçet's disease quality of life questionnaire

  Mean SD 95% CI pvalue
Sex     
   Male (n = 24) 10.04 6.89 7.13, 12.95 0.30
   Female (n = 17) 7.82 6.83 4.54, 11.10  
Age     
   18-35 years (n = 22) 7.10 4.91 4.92, 9.26 0.03
   >35 years (n = 19) 11.47 7.80 7.72, 15.23  
Marital status     
   Single (n = 20) 9.45 5.62 6.81, 12.08 0.76
   Ever married (n = 21) 8.81 7.71 5.30, 2.32  
Education*     
   Low (n = 6) 12.33 10.00 4.32, 20.34 0.11
   Intermediate (n = 20) 10.05 6.50 7.23, 12.87  
   High (n = 15) 6.6 4.81 4.17, 9.03  
Employment     
   Student (n = 6) 4.33 2.94 1.98, 6.68 0.15
   Home maker (n = 7) 8.14 8.10 2.15, 14.13  
   Part time (n = 4) 11.75 9.11 2.84, 20.66  
   Full time (n = 18) 9.10 5.42 6.57, 15.62  
   Disabled (n = 5) 14.2 8.76 6.52, 7.68  
Number of household members**     
   0-5 (n = 22) 7.95 5.34 5.59, 10.32 0.23
   6-9 (n = 19) 10.47 7.92 6.66, 14.30  
  1. * Low (illiterate, read and write, and primary), Intermediate (intermediate, secondary, and technical), and high (university)
  2. ** Number of household members dichotomized as mean or below, and above mean