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Table 2 The influence of the various demographic factors upon CAM usage

From: The prevalence, patterns of usage and people's attitude towards complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) among the Indian community in Chatsworth, South Africa

Variable versus CAM use Category 1 Category 2 Category 3 P-value
Age <45 years >45 years   0.209
Religion Hinduism Christianity Islam 0.995
Sex Male Female   0.365
Education level <Grade 9 >Grade 9   0.195
Annual Income (Rands) <R40000 >R40000   0.666
Employment Yes No   0.198
Smoking status Yes No   0.399
Alcohol Consumption Yes No   0.515