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Table 1 Socio-demographics, clinical characteristics, psychological factors, and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) (N = 231)

From: The mediator role of resilience between psychological predictors and health-related quality of life in breast cancer survivors: a cross-sectional study

  n (%)
Socio-demographics
 Age (years) (M) (SD); range: 25–78 (48.15) (10.28)
 Education level
  Primary and below 48 (20.8)
  Secondary 149 (64.5)
  Tertiary 34 (14.7)
 Marital status
  Married 228 (98.7)
  Other marital status 3 (1.3)
 Has children
  Yes 223 (96.5)
  No 8 (3.5)
 Employment status
  Unemployed 91 (39.4)
  Retired 29 (12.6)
  Employed 111 (48.1)
 Average monthly income (Chinese Yuan)
  < 3000 91 (39.4)
  3000–6000 104 (45.0)
  6001–9000 28 (12.1)
  > 9000 8 (3.5)
 Residence place
  Urban 111 (48.1)
  Rural 120 (51.9)
 Chronic disease (disease course > 6 months)
  Yes 15 (6.5)
  No 216 (93.5)
Clinical characteristics
 Illness stage
  I 72 (31.2)
  II 109 (47.2)
  III 35 (15.2)
  IV 15 (6.5)
 Metastasis
  Yes 78 (33.8)
  No 153 (66.2)
 Surgery
  Yes 199 (86.1)
  No 32 (13.9)
 Neoadjuvant chemotherapy
  Yes 14 (6.1)
  No 217 (93.9)
 Adjuvant therapy
  Chemotherapy
   Yes 204 (88.3)
   No 27 (11.7)
  Radiotherapy
   Yes 81 (35.1)
   No 150 (64.9)
  Endocrine therapy
   Yes 124 (53.7)
   No 107 (46.3)
  Targeted therapy
   Yes 25 (10.8)
   No 206 (89.2)
Psychological factors (M) (SD)
 Resilience (52.60) (12.15)
 Perceived social support (66.50) (9.28)
 Coping styles
  Confrontation (19.05) (3.61)
  Avoidance (16.96) (1.78)
  Resignation (10.82) (2.59)
HRQoL (M) (SD) (85.62) (17.87)
  1. M Mean, SD Standard deviation