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Table 1 Demographics of patients with diabetes in MSF clinics in Bekaa Valley, Lebanon

From: A cross-sectional assessment of diabetes self-management, education and support needs of Syrian refugee patients living with diabetes in Bekaa Valley Lebanon

Characteristic Diabetes Study Group (N = 292)
Sex, No. (%)
 Male 112 (38)
 Female 180 (62)
Age, years
 Mean (SD) 54 (13)
Age Group, No. (%)
 18–29 15 (5)
 30–39 17 (6)
 40–49 53 (18)
 50–59 101 (34)
 60–69 78 (27)
 70+ 28 (10)
Level of Education, No. (%)
 None 118 (40)
 Primary 131 (45)
 Secondary 23 (8)
 Post-secondary 10 (3)
 Unknown 10 (3)
Recruitment Centres, No. (%)
 1. Baalbek PHC 70 (24)
 2. Hermal PHC 12 (4)
 3. Majdal Anjar 210 (72)
  1. Abbreviations: SD standard deviation, PHC primary health centre