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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of the participant family members

From: Psychoeducation and the family burden in schizophrenia: a randomized controlled trial

Variable Psychoeducation group (n = 52), n (%) Non-psychoeducation group (n = 56), n (%) P value
Sex:    0.54
   Male 16 (30.8%) 21 (37.5%)  
   Female 36 (69.2%) 35 (62.5%)  
Mean (SD) age of relative, years 41.84 (11.31) 44.25 (13.29) 0.31
Education:    0.51
   Up to 5 years 15 (28.7%) 22 (39.3%)  
   5 to 10 years 20 (38.5%) 18 (32.1%)  
   Over 10 years 17 (32.7%) 16 (28.6%)  
Relationship with patient:    0.59
   Father 8 (15.4%) 12 (21.4%)  
   Mother 24 (46.2%) 25 (44.6%)  
   Spouse 6 (11.5%) 2 (3.6%)  
   Sister 6 (11.5%) 5 (8.9%)  
   Brother 4 (7.7%) 7 (12.5%)  
   Daughter 4 (7.7%) 5 (8.9%)