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Table 1 General characteristics of Tuberculosis patients enrolled for the study, Hanoi, Vietnam, 2016. (n = 831)

From: Prevalence and associated factors of diabetes mellitus among tuberculosis patients in Hanoi, Vietnam

General characteristic n %
Total 831 100.0
Sex
Male 549 66.1
Female 282 33.9
Age in years
15–24 92 11.1
25–34 133 16.0
35–44 142 17.1
45–54 137 16.5
55–64 175 21.1
65 years and older 152 18.3
Mean age (SD) 48.4 (18.2)
Education
Primary and lower 143 17.2
Secondary; high school 531 63.9
Colleagues/University or higher 157 18.9
Occupation
Unemployed 113 13.6
Farmer 259 31.2
Self-employed 49 5.9
Government employed/ Student; pupil / retired 410 49.3
Marital status
Single 158 19.0
Married 629 75.7
Divorced / separated 44 5.3
Residence
Rural 430 51.7
Urban 401 48.3
Monthly Income (VND)
  < 3,000,000 (~  132.3 US$) 468 56.3
3,000,000 - 5,000,000 (~  132.3–220.5 US$) 220 26.5
  > 5,000,000 (~  220.5 US$) 143 17.2
Socio-economic status
Poor/ near-poor household 103 12.4
Medium household and above 728 87.6
BMI, kg/m2
Underweight, < 18.5 289 34.8
Normal, 18.5–24.9 518 62.3
Overweight, > = 25 24 2.9
Mean (SD) 19.6 (3.0)
  1. *SD Standard deviation; VND Vietnam dong; BMI Body mass index