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Table 1 Personal and injury characteristics of 455 individuals with chronic SCI

From: Effects of a rehabilitation program for individuals with chronic spinal cord injury in Shanghai, China

Variables Numbers Percentage (%)
Sex
 Male 290 63.7
 Female 165 36.3
Educationa
 Junior high school or below 287 63.1
 Senior high school/secondary vocational school 92 20.2
 Junior or regular college 76 16.7
Marital statusa
 Unmarried 121 26.6
 Married 283 62.2
 Divorced or widowed 51 11.2
Levels of injury
 Cervical cord 135 29.7
 Thoracic cord 241 53.0
 Lumbosacral cord 79 17.4
Year of injury
 1953–2008 208 45.7
 2009–2018 247 54.3
Etiology
 Non-traumatic 94 20.7
 Traumatic 361 79.3
  1. a: on admission; SD standard deviations