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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Demographic characteristics of Home Caregivers

???Factors?Acupuncture group(N=20)??Control group(N=20)?


MaleFemaleTotal(%)MaleFemaleTotal(%)
Age of home caregiver
?20∼29279(45)167(35)
?30∼39257(35)3811(55)
?40∼49112(5)000(0)
?50∼59101(5)000(0)
?60∼69011(5)000(0)
?70≤001(5)112(10)
Education
?Middle school2810(50)01010(50)
?High school437(35)257(35)
?University/college123(15)033(15)
Nationality
?Malaysia145(25)156(30)
?Indonesia21012(60)178(40)
?Vietnam011(5)011(5)
?Philippines022(10)055(25)
Relationship with cancer patients?
?Spouse/partner134(20)033(15)
?Employee51116(80)31417(85)
Stay with cancer patients
?Yes7916(80)01919(95)
?No224(20)011(5)
Monthly income RM
?Unrewarded (spouse/partner)134(20)033(15)
??≥800022(10)055(25)
??800∼1,500459(45)279(45)
??1,500∼2,500134(20)033(15)
??2,500≤101(5)000(0)

RM : Ringgit malaysia.

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