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Table 1 Demographics of participants dataset 1

From: Views of patients with advanced disease and their relatives on participation in palliative care research

  Patients ( n  = 167) Relatives ( n  = 102)
Sex 49% female 72% female
Mean age (SD) 69.6 (12.7) 57.8 (14.5)
Education
 Elementary school 14.5% 8.8%
 High school 66.2% 57.8%
 Graduate degree 19.3% 33.3%
Being religious 40% 45.5%
Relationship to patient
 Spouse/ Husband NA 25.5%
 Daughter / Son NA 48%
 Granddaughter / grandson NA 9.8%
 Sibling NA 3%
 Other NA 13.7%