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Table 1 Participant Characteristics

From: Relationships and CPAP adherence among women with obstructive sleep apnea

N = 20 M (SD) or N (%)
Age 50 (10) years
Race/Ethnicity
 Black 6 (30%)
 White 9 (45%)
 Latina 4 (20%)
 Other/more than one race 1 (5%)
Marital Status
 Married 7 (35%)
 Living with a romantic partner 6 (30%)
 Never married, living alone 5 (25%)
 Other (separated, widowed) 2 (10%)
Apnea Hypopnea Index 20.5 (16.3) events/h
Epworth Sleepiness Scale 11.7 (5.0)
Body Mass Index 37.8 (10.8) kg/m2
CPAP Adherencea  
 Average use per night 3.7 (2.8) hours
 Percentage with adherence ≥4 h, 70% of nights 6 of 16 (38%)
  1. aCPAP adherence data were missing for 4 participants (unable to contact 3 participants, equipment failure in 1 participant)