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Table 1 Comparison of caregiver burden with caregiver variables.

From: Factors associated with caregiver burden in a child and adolescent psychiatric facility in Lagos, Nigeria: a descriptive cross sectional study

Variable Little/no Mild/moderate Moderate/severe Difference
Mean age (sd) 41.6(9.2) 39.9(8.4) 43.3(8.9) F = 0.246
     df = 2,151
     p = 0.783
Gender     χ2 = 0.383
   Male 14(21.9%) 9(17.3%) 8(20.5%) df = 2
   Female 50(78.1%) 43(82.7%) 31(79.5%) p = 0.826
Relationship     χ2 = 0.244
   Mothers 50(78.1%) 39(75%) 29(74.4%) df = 2
   Others 9(14.3%) 13(25%) 10(25.6%) p = 0.885
Employment status    χ2 = 0.147
   Employed 54(85.7%) 42(84%) 33(86.8%) df = 2
   Unemployed 9(14.3%) 8(16%) 5(13.2%) p = 0.929
Marital status     χ2 = 0.539
   Married 53(82.8%) 42(80.8%) 30(76.9%) df = 2
   Not married 11(17.2%) 10(19.2%) 9(23.1%) p = 0.764