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Table 1

The demographic profile of the respondents.

Demography Category Percentage (%)
Age 21-30 54.9
31-40 15.0
41-50 11.6
51-60 11.3
61-70 7.2

Race 62.7
Malays 17.9
Chinese Indian Others 13.6
5.8

Marital status Single 56.9
Married 43.1

Education level No formal education 0.9
PMR 4.6
SPM 24.3
Pre-University 26.6
Undergraduate 37.0
Master 5.5
PhD 1.2

Employment Employed 52.6
Unemployed 47.4

Past History of BC Yes 1.4
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PMR: Penilaian Menengah Rendah; SPM: Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia; PhD: Doctor of Philosophy.