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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of apparently healthy adult type 2 diabetes patients on follow-up at JMC May, 2019

From: Assessment of electrocardiogram abnormality and associated factors among apparently healthy adult type 2 diabetic patients on follow-up at Jimma Medical Center, Southwest Ethiopia: Cross-sectional study

Variable Category Frequency Percent
Age group in years < 40 46 13.4
41–50 70 20.3
51–60 111 32.3
61–70 91 26.4
> 70 26 7.6
Sex Male 210 61.0
Female 134 39.0
Occupational status Farmer 109 31.7
Daily laborer 12 3.5
Merchant 83 24.1
Government employee 84 24.4
NGO/private 31 9.0
Othersa 25 7.3
Educational status No formal education 63 18.3
Primary education 136 39.5
Secondary education 74 21.5
Tertiary education 71 20.6
Place of residency Urban 199 57.8
Rural 145 42.2
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