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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the postmenopausal women (N = 307)

From: Is body image a predictor of women’s depression and anxiety in postmenopausal women?

Variables Mean ± SD/n(%)
Age (years) 55.19 ± 4.034
Duration of menopausea (months) 6.10 ± 4.602
Number of children 3.22 ± 1.601
Marital Status Married 295 (96.1)
Single/ Widow/ Divorced 12 (3.9)
Occupation Housewife or retired 272 (88.6)
Employed 35 (11.4)
Education Illiterate 48 (15.6)
Diploma and under diploma 211 (68.7)
Higher diploma 48 (15.6)
Job of Husband Employed 163 (53.1)
Retired or unemployed 134 (43.6)
Education of husband Illiterate 32 (10.4)
Diploma and under diploma 222 (72.3)
Higher diploma 53(17.3)
Housing situation The owner 238 (77.5)
Non-owner 69 (22.5)
The adequacy of monthly household income Less than adequate 175 (57.0)
Adequately or with saving 132 (43.0)
  1. a Menopause is defined as the time when there have been no menstrual periods for 12 consecutive months