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Table 2 Participant Demographics (N = 343)

From: The supportive care needs of women experiencing gynaecological cancer: a Western Australian cross-sectional study

Demographic Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Age (years)
 Under 35 38 11.1
 35 to 55 124 36.2
 55 to 75 157 45.8
 Over 75 24 7.0
Relationship Status
 Not in a relationship 122 35.6
 In a relationship - not living together 28 8.2
 In a relationship - living together 189 55.1
*Participated in Sexual Activity 202 58.9
#Partner Support
 No support or a little supportive 19 8.1
 Somewhat supportive 18 7.6
 Quite supportive 62 26.3
 Extremely supportive 137 58.0
Type of Cancer
 Ovarian 90 26.2
 Uterine/Endometrial 90 26.2
 Cervical 112 32.7
 Vulval 29 8.5
 Other 20 5.8
Received Surgery 277 80.8
Received Chemotherapy 130 37.9
Received Radiation 118 34.4
Cancer Reoccurred 33 9.6
  1. *of n = 340; #of n = 236 who had a partner