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Table 1 Socio demographic Characteristics of Respondents (n = 106)

From: The association of diabetes literacy with self-management among older people with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a cross-sectional study

Characteristic Frequency %
Sex
 Male 34 32.1
 Female 72 67.9
Ethnicity
 Betawinese 33 31.1
 Javanese 57 53.8
 Others 16 15.1
Educational level
 Elementary Education 52 38.1
 Secondary Education 45 42.5
 Higher Education 9 8.5
Family History of Diabetes
 No history 52 49.1
 With history 54 50.9
Information Media Useda
 Magazines 3 2,8
 Books 6 5,7
 Radio 31 29,2
 Television 98 92,5
 Internet 14 13,2
Health Information From The Past Montha
 Printed media (newspaper, magazines, books) 10 9,4
 Brochures from clinics or other medical settings 30 28,3
 Posters from clinics or other medical settings 14 13,2
 Radio 13 12,3
 TV 38 35,8
 Internet 12 11,3
 Family and friend 64 60,4
 Health care providers at Public Health Center 54 50,9
 Health care providers at other medical settings 49 46,2
  1. arespondents may choose more than one option for their answer