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Table 3 LBPKQ scores mean according to the socio-demographic parameters

From: Assessment of health-related quality of life and patient’s knowledge in chronic non-specific low back pain

LBPKQ scores
   Mean SD p
Age groups 18–29 8.29 2.64 < 0.01
30–39 7.69 2.78
40–49 7.86 2.52
50–59 7.79 2.69
60+ 7.26 2.71
Gender female 7.91 2.74 0.09
male 7.66 2.58
Education low 6.20 2.35 < 0.01
middle 7.70 2.63
high 8.39 2.70
Place of living urban 7.98 2.65 < 0.01
rural 7.38 2.69
Having a paid work yes 7.89 2.62 0.15
no 7.67 2.73
Work type sitting, less than 30 min activities 8.10 2.57 0.03
sitting, more than 30 min activities 8.22 2.69
light work 7.67 2.58
heavy work 7.39 2.53
Marital status single 8.19 2.65 < 0.01
cohabitating 7.79 2.63
married 8.07 2.68
divorced 7.30 2.51
widow 6.98 2.86