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Table 1 Comparison of sociodemographic characteristics of study participants

From: Association between schizophrenia and periodontal disease in relation to cortisol levels: an ELISA-based descriptive analysis

Variables Group A Group B ‘p’ value
Mean Age (Years) 39.1 ± 12.1 38.3 ± 11.6 0.632
Gender    
 Male 85% (n = 17) 90% (n = 18) 0.516
 Female 15% (n = 3) 10% (n = 2)
Total 100% (n = 20) 100% (n = 20)
Marital Status    
 Single 45% (n = 9) 60% (n = 12) 0.141
 Married 55% (n = 11) 40% (n = 8)
Total 100% (n = 20) 100% (n = 20)
Employment    
 Employed 30% (n = 6) 95% (n = 19) 0.000
 Unemployed 70% (n = 14) 5% (n = 1)
 Total 100% (n = 20) 100% (n = 20)