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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of participants from a rural Nigerian community that pre-tested the Igbo-HADS on 7 July 2014

From: Detecting anxiety and depression among people with limited literacy living with chronic low back pain in Nigeria: adaptation and validation of the hospital anxiety and depression scale

n = 12 Frequency %
Mean age = 45 years (SD10.36)
 Gender
  Male 7 58.33
  Female 5 41.67
 Main occupation
  Manual workers 7 58.33
  Non-manual workers 5 41.67
 Religion (Christian denomination)
  Protestant Pentecostal 10 83.33
  Catholic 2 16.67
 Marital status
  Married 11 91.67
  Single 1 8.33
 Educational level completed
  Secondary 4 33.33
  Primary 3 25.00
  None 3 25.00
  Tertiary 2 16.67
 Literacy (Ability to read and write)
  Illiterate (inability to read and write) 4 33.33
  English 6 50.00
  English and Igbo 2 16.67