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Sample Descriptive Statistics across the 4 Study Groups.

 Variable General population N=1005 Cancer patients N=1001 Family caregivers N=1006 Physicians (unweighted) N=928 Physicians (weighted) N=928

n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Sex
 Male 494 (49.2) 390 (39.0) 324 (32.2) 565 (60.9) 707 (76.2)
 Female 511 (50.8) 610 (61.0) 682 (67.8) 363 (39.1) 221 (23.8)
Age (yr)
 <49 575 (57.2) 334 (33.4) 596 (59.2) 834 (89.9) 617 (63.4)
 ≥50 430 (42.8) 667 (66.6) 409 (40.8) 94 (10.1) 311 (33.6)
Educational level
 Middle school degree or less 152 (15.2) 205 (20.5) 75 (7.5) 0 (0) 0 (0)
 High school degree or higher 849 (84.8) 796 (79.5) 931 (92.5) 928 (100.0) 928 (100.0)
Korean J Hosp Palliat Care 2019;22:145~155 https://doi.org/10.14475/kjhpc.2019.22.4.145
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