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Table 2 Diabetes self-care behaviours amongst diabetic patients

From: Inequalities and factors associated with adherence to diabetes self-care practices amongst patients at two public hospitals in Gauteng, South Africa

Variable Frequency Percent
Limited alcohol consumption (N = 391)
 No 5 1.28
 Yes 386 98.72
SMBG (N = 358)
 No 28 7.82
 Yes 330 92.18
Non-smoking (N = 381)
 No 56 14.7
 Yes 325 85.3
Medication Adherence (N = 374)
 No 124 33.16
 Yes 250 66.84
Dietary diversity (N = 387)
 No 146 37.73
 Yes 241 62.27
Exercise (N = 396)
 No 359 90.66
 Yes 37 9.34