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Table 3 Details of the 30 people with epilepsy included in the study

From: The use of biomedicine, complementary and alternative medicine, and ethnomedicine for the treatment of epilepsy among people of South Asian origin in the UK

Age Group Type of Occupation Household Structure
    Male Female Lives with:
18–25 8 Professional/Managerial 3 2 Spouse only 3
26–35 10 Skilled manual 1   Spouse + children 11
36–45 5 Unskilled manual 3 3 Spouse + children + extended 8
46–55 4 Housewife   9 Spouse + extended 1
56–68 3 Retired 1 1 Extended only 1
   Student 2   Parents + siblings 2
   Unemployed 5   Parents only 2
      Siblings only 1
      Living alone 1