Table 1

Characteristics of the overall study population (N (%) or median (IQR))
Characteristic N or Median % or IQR
Sex
  Male 103 26
  Female 297 74
Age 41 34-47
  Religion
  Christian 394 99
  Other 5 1
Marital status
  Married/cohabitating 137 34
  Previously married 178 44
  Never married 85 21
Education*
  Primary 245 61
  Greater than primary 155 39
Daily expenditures** 1 1-3
Village of residence
  Urban 244 61
  Rural 156 39
Competency in English
  Excellent 158 40
  Fair 242 60
HIV symptom score (possible range: 0–13) 5 3-6
Dementia
  Screen positive, cut-off = 10 333 85
  Screen positive, cut-off = 9 235 59

*Primary = 6 years or fewer; greater than primary = more than 6 years.

**In US dollars, approximation based on reported weekly expenditures in FCFA. IQR: Interquartile range.

Atashili et al.

Atashili et al. BMC Neurology 2013 13:86   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-13-86

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