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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of participants in validation phase

From: Validation of the Recent Life Changes Questionnaire (RLCQ) for stress measurement among adults residing in urban communities in Pakistan

Baseline Characteristics of Participants N (%)
Agea (years) 46.65 (9.32)
Gender
 Male 76 (24%)
 Female 241 (76%)
Marital status
 Single 14 (4%)
 Married 277 (87%)
 Divorced/separated/widowed 25 (8%)
Education status
 No formal education 89 (28%)
 Madrasa 5 (2%)
 Primary level 44 (20%)
 Secondary level 112 (50%)
 Intermediate and above 68 (31%)
Family’s monthly income (PKR)b Median 19,000 (IQR 12,000- 25,000)
  1. aMean (Standard Deviation)
  2. bMedian (Interquartile Range)