The Korean Journal of Hospice and Palliative Care

General Characteristics of Participants (N=30).

Characteristics Categories n(%) Range M±SD
Age (yr) <60 11 (36.7) 47~69 61.03±5.44
60~64 9 (30.0)
≥65 10 (33.3)
Gender Men 3 (10.0)
Women 27 (90.0)
Marital status Single 1 (3.3)
Married 27 (90.0)
Bereavement 2 (6.7)
Religion Christianity 5 (16.7)
Catholic 11 (36.6)
Buddhism 12 (40.0)
None 2 (6.7)
Education High school 18 (60.0)
College 10 (33.3)
Graduate school 2 (6.7)
Job Agriculture, Commerce 2 (6.7)
Housewife 23 (76.6)
Retirement, not employed 2 (6.7)
Others 3 (10.0)
Monthly income (10,000 won) <100 16 (53.3)
100~199 5 (16.7)
200~299 3 (10.0)
≥300 6 (20.0)
Motivation to participate Individual 20 (66.6)
With friend 5 (16.7)
Organization 2 (6.7)
Others 3 (10.0)
Korean J Hosp Palliat Care 2019;22:185~197 https://doi.org/10.14475/kjhpc.2019.22.4.185
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