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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of caregivers

From: Caregiver awareness of reproductive health issues for women with intellectual disabilities

Variable n % Mean ± SD (range)
Gender (n = 1152)    
   Male 117 10.2  
   Female 1035 89.8  
Age (n = 1105)    39.77 ± 10.23 (20-66)
   < 40 526 47.6  
   40 579 52.4  
Educational level (n = 1134)    
   Junior high school and less 77 6.8  
   Senior high school 320 28.2  
   College 269 23.7  
   University 443 39.1  
   Master and doctorate 25 2.2  
Job category (n = 1120)    
   Manager 58 5.2  
   Administrative staff 67 6.0  
   Social worker 102 9.1  
   Nurse 42 3.8  
   Special educator 531 47.4  
   Vocational trainer 90 8.0  
   Living assistant 222 19.8  
   Others 8 0.7  
Years working in this setting (n = 983)    6.62 ± 5.97 (0.1-26)
   5 554 56.4  
   6-10 196 19.9  
   11-15 130 13.2  
   16 103 10.5  
Years working in disability setting (n = 991)    7.32 ± 6.29 (0.1-33)
   5 506 51.1  
   6-10 223 22.5  
   11-15 139 14.0  
   16 123 12.4