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Table 1 Characteristics of Study Participants (N = 130)

From: The effect of illustrations on patient comprehension of medication instruction labels

Characteristic Number (%)
Sex  
   Male 57 (44)
   Female 73 (56)
Age Group  
   Under 25 years 25 (19)
   25 to 39 years 40 (31)
   40 to 64 years 51 (39)
   65 years and over 14 (11)
Native Language  
   English 92 (71)
   Other language 38 (29)
Highest Educational Attainment  
   Less than high school 5 (4)
   Some high school 8 (6)
   Completed high school 35 (27)
   Post-secondary 82 (63)
REALM Score  
   Grade 0 to 6 6 (5)
   Grade 7 to 8 29 (22)
   Grade 9 and above 95 (73)