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Table 4 Correlation between awareness of all five HAS and participants demographic

From: Development of questionnaire on awareness and action towards symptoms and risk factors of heart attack and stroke among a Malaysian population

Parameters N Awareness of all five HAS
Mean Rank
Awareness of all five HAS
Median
P-value
Gender
 Male 52 48.69 4 0.87
 Female 44 48.27 3
Age
 18–25 33 46.45 1 0.60
 26–35 24 49.00 2
 36–45 18 47.67 1
 46–55 9 50.33 1
 56–64 12 53.00 2
Marital status
 Single 51 45.94 1 0.033
 Married 45 51.40 6
Race
 Malay 74 48.24 5 0.35
 Chinese 16 48.00 1
 Indians 3 45.00 0
 Others 3 61.00 1
Education
 Lower school 7 50.14 1 0.07
 High school 49 44.45 1
 Undergraduate 12 51.25 2
 Diploma 18 46.08 1
 Master 7 56.79 1
 PHD
Employment
 House wife 2 45.00 0 0.194
 Employed 59 48.25 4
 Self-employed 13 45.00 0
 Unemployed 3 45.00 0
 Students 13 48.69 1
 Retired 6 61.00 2
Monthly income
 Less than 500 US 66 47.91 4 0.043
 500–1000 US 17 45.00 0
 1000–1500 US 13 56.08 3
Know someone have past heart attack
 Yes 89 51.72 6 0.009
 No 7 45.00 1
Diabetes
 Yes 11 58.09 3 0.007
 No 85 47.26 4
Dyslipidemia
 Yes 15 57.80 4 0.002
 No 81 46.78 3
  1. HAS heart attack symptoms
  2. Values in bold are statistically significant