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Table 1 Demographic and injury-related characteristics of participants (N = 82)

From: Psychosocial factors affecting resilience in Nepalese individuals with earthquake-related spinal cord injury: a cross-sectional study

Variables Number Percent
Age (years)
M = 34.80, SD = 11.38, Min-Max = 18–64
Sex Female 34 41.5
Male 48 58.5
Ethnicity Aryan 30 36.6
Mongol 52 63.4
Current living location Rural 51 62.2
Urban 31 37.8
Marital status Unmarried 32 39.0
Married/Divorced 50 61.0
Education Primary or lower 42 51.2
Secondary or higher 40 48.8
Employment Unemployed 61 74.4
Employed 21 25.6
Incomea No or > Rs. 10,000 67 81.7
≤ Rs. 10,000 15 18.3
Injury level Tetraplegia 4 4.9
Paraplegia 78 95.1
Completeness of injury Complete 29 35.4
Incomplete 53 64.6
Chronic disease No 66 80.5
Yes 16 19.5
Complication related to SCI No 9 11.0
Yes 73 89.0
Caregiver Family members 69 84.1
Organizational caregiver 13 15.9
  1. Note. a1USD = Nepali Rupee (Rs.) 106.78