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Table 2 Participant demographic and clinical characteristics

From: Nutritional status of cancer outpatients using scored patient generated subjective global assessment in two cancer treatment centers, Nairobi, Kenya

Variable Number Percent
Sex Female 338 71.8
Male 133 28.2
Age Mean(SD) 51.6(13.7)
Stage of cancer Stage 0 3 .7
Stage 1 69 15.1
Stage 2 124 27.2
Stage 3 124 27.2
Stage 4 111 24.3
Don’t know 25 5.5
Type of cancer Lip, oral cavity and pharynx 87 18.5
Respiratory organs 7 1.5
Bone, cartilage, melanoma 16 3.4
Breast 140 29.7
Female genital 108 22.9
Haematopoietic 8 1.7
Kaposi sarcoma 6 1.3