Table 2

Demographic and clinical characteristics of participants
Characteristics n %
Age range
18-30 1 5
31-40 5 25
41-50 5 25
51-60 6 30
61-70 3 15
Gender
Male 7 35
Female 13 65
Race or Ethnicity
Malay 10 50
Indians 6 30
Chinese 4 20
Education
Primary 8 40
Secondary 8 40
Matriculation/Diploma 4 20
Socioeconomic status
Low (Less than RM*1000/month) 10 50
Middle (RM 1000-RM 3000/month) 4 20
High (RM 3100 and above/month) 6 30
Tumor Site
Naso-pharynx 3 15
Colorectal 5 25
Breast 5 25
Cervix 5 25
Liver 1 5
Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma 1 5
Tumor Stage
Stage 0 (In situ) 1 5
Stage I (Localized to one part) 3 15
Stage II & III (Locally advanced) 8 40
Stage IV (Metastasized to other organs) 8 40

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Farooqui et al.

Farooqui et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:48   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-48

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