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Table 1 Characteristics of the overall study population (N (%) or median (IQR))

From: Prevalence, characteristics and correlates of a positive-dementia screen in patients on antiretroviral therapy in Bamenda, Cameroon: a cross-sectional study

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
  1. *Primary = 6 years or fewer; greater than primary = more than 6 years.
  2. **In US dollars, approximation based on reported weekly expenditures in FCFA. IQR: Interquartile range.