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Table 3 Socio-demographic and clinical profiles of the participants (N = 560)

From: Design and psychometric evaluation of epilepsy-related apathy scale (E-RAS) in adults with epilepsy: a sequential exploratory mixed methods design

Variable N %
Gender
Female 306 54.6
Male 254 45.4
Education level
 Illiterate 57 10.2
 Under high school diploma 265 47.3
 High school diploma 187 33.4
 Academic education 51 9.1
Marital status
 Single 324 57.9
 Married 204 36.4
 Widow/widower 32 5.7
Occupation
 Civil servant 37 6.6
 Laborer 83 14.8
 Retired 13 2.3
 Jobless 246 43.9
 Self-employed 60 10.7
 Housewife 121 21.6
Income level
 Sufficient 98 17.5
 Approximately sufficient 214 38.2
 Lower than sufficient 248 44.3
Insurance
 Yes 460 82.1
 No 100 17.9
Intensity of physical activity
 Low 164 29.3
 Moderate 309 55.2
 Intense 87 15.5
BMI
  < 19 24 4.3
 19–21 68 12.1
 22–23 203 36.3
  > 23 265 47.3
Age: mean (SD), Years 38.83 (11.78)
Age at onset of epilepsy: mean (SD), years 7.97 (7.58)
Seizure frequency: mean (SD), month 2.53 (2.55)
Duration of epilepsy: mean (SD), years 30.70 (11.49)
Duration of administered antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) intake: mean (SD), years 27.46 (11.45)