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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the respondents

From: The Malay version of the attitudes and beliefs about cardiovascular disease (ABCD-M) risk questionnaire: a translation, reliability and validation study

Variables n (%) Mean (SD) Range
Age 36.82 (12.17) 18–66
Gender
 Male 57 (31.84)
 Female 122 (68.16)
Status
 Single 39 (22.03)
 Married 133 (75.14)
 Divorced 5 (2.82)
Education
 Primary 5 (2.81)
 Secondary 91 (51.12)
 College/Uni 82 (46.07)
Occupation
 Unemployed 12 (6.70)
 Student 16 (8.94)
 Housewife 31 (17.32)
 Self-employed 39 (21.79)
 Government 56 (31.28)
 Private 25 (13.97)
Income
  < RM1000 41 (25.47)
 RM1001 – RM3000 81 (50.31)
 RM3001 – RM5000 22 (13.66)
  > RM5000 17 (10.56)
Awareness (80 marks) 49.26 (9.31) 6–77
 Knowledge (8 marks) 5.82 (1.58)
 Perceived Risk (32 marks) 14.97 (6.01)
 Perceived Benefits (16 marks) 12.26 (2.86)
 Intention to Change (24 marks) 16.21 (3.43)