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Table 1 Study group characteristics

From: Internet use, needs and expectations of web-based information and communication in childbearing women with type 1 diabetes

Variables Women with type 1 diabetes (n = 105)
Age, n (%)  
   ≤ 30 years 28 (26.7)
   31-35 years 40 (38.1)
   ≥ 36 years 37 (35.3)
Child's age at time of interview, n (%)  
   < 1 year 21 (20.0)
   1-3 years 71 (67.6)
   3-5 years 12 (11.4)
   < 5 years 1 (1.0)
Educational level, n (%)  
   Primary school 3 (2.9)
   Secondary school 43 (41.3)
   University 58 (55.8)
Current occupation, n (%)  
   Paid work 59 (56.2)
   Home work 4 (3.8)
   Parental leave 36 (34.3)
   Sick leave 7 (6.7)
   Unemployed 9 (8.6)
   Student 4 (3.8)
Years with diabetes, n (%)  
   0-9 years 19 (18.3)
   10-19 years 42 (40.4)
   ≥ 20 years 43 (41.3)
Insulin administration, n (%)  
   Syringe/pen 75 (71.4)
   Pump (continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion) 30 (28.6)