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Table 3 Demographic characteristics of participants from rural Nigerian communities involved in the cross-sectional validity testing of the Igbo-HADS on 22 August 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 = 200 n (%) Mean (SD)
Sex
 Female 112 (56.0)  
 Male 88 (44.0)  
Age (years)   48.6 (12.0)
Education (years)   7.0 (6.4)
Current marital status
 Currently married 143 (71.5)  
 Widowed 31 (15.5)  
 Never married 22 (11.0)  
 Cohabiting 2 (1.0)  
 Separated 2 (1.0)  
Work status
 Self-employed (own business or farming) 125 (62.5)  
 Paid work 31 (15.5)  
 Non-paid work (volunteer or charity) 16 (8.0)  
 Keeping house/homemaker 13 (6.5)  
 Student 7 (3.5)  
 Unemployed (health reasons) 4 (2.0)  
 Unemployed (other reasons) 3 (1.5)  
 Retired 1 (0.5)