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Table 1 Characteristics of interview patients

From: A need-based approach to self-management education for adults with co-morbid diabetes and chronic kidney disease

Characteristic N = 42
Age, mean (SD) 64.8 (11.1)
Male, % 28 (66.7)
Country of birth, N (%)
 Australia 17 (40.5)
 Cambodia 1 (2.4)
 England 2 (4.8)
 Germany 2 (4.8)
 India 3 (7.1)
 Italy 1 (2.4)
 Mauritius 4 (9.5)
 Malaysia 1 (2.4)
 New Zealand 2 (4.8)
 Samoa 3 (7.1)
 Serbia 1 (2.4)
 Sri Lanka 3 (7.1)
 Turkey 1 (2.4)
 Vietnam 1 (2.4)
Type of diabetes, N (%)
 Type 1 2 (4.8)
 Type 2 40 (95.2)
Diabetes duration (years), mean (SD) 18.0 (9.2)
Stage of kidney disease
 3a 10 (23.8)
 3b 15 (35.7)
 4 9 (21.4)
 5 (not on dialysis) 1 (2.4)
 5 (on hemodialysis) 7 (16.7)
  1. N = number of patients, SD = standard deviation