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Table 1 Socio-demographic of adolescents with SCD and their caretakers

From: Health-related quality of life of adolescents with sickle cell disease in sub-Saharan Africa: a cross-sectional study

Adolescents with SCD Caretakers of adolescents with SCD
Variables Frequency(N=140) Percent Variables Frequency(N=140) Percent
Gender    Gender   
Male 56 40 Male 12 9
Female 84 60 Female 128 91
Age group    Age group   
8-12 95 68 <35 66 47
>=12 45 32 >=35 74 53
Relationship with child    Income levela   
Mother 122 87 <=57 $ 113 84
Other 18 13 >57 $ 22 16
Marital status    Marital status   
Married - - Married 124 89
Single - - Single 16 11
  1. a Some missing variables for income level