Variable HBA1c <7 HBA1c ≥ 7 P- value
n (%) n (%)
Sex
Male
Female

90
168

(44.3)
(50.9)

113
102

(55.7)
(49.1)

0.140
Age
< 40
40-49
50-59
60+

60
65
63
70

(50.8)
(46.4)
(47.0)
(49.6)

58
75
71
71

(49.2)
(53.6)
(53.0)
(50.4)

0.875
Martial Status
Married
Not Married

193
65

(47.2)
(52.4)

216
59

(52.8)
(47.6)

0.307
Family size
≤ 5
> 5
112
146
(47.5)
(49.2)
124
151
(52.5)
(50.8)

0.696
Education
≤ 6
7-12
> 12

123
93
42

(50.2)
(47.4)
(45.7)

122
103
50

(49.8)
(52.6)
(54.3)

0.716
Employment Status
Employed
Not Employed

101
157

(46.8)
(49.5)

115
160

(53.2)
(50.5)

0.530
Smoking
Yes
No

202
56

(49.9)
(43.8)

203
72

(50.1)
(56.3)

0.227
Body Mass Index
Normal
Overweight
Obesity

46
157
55

(47.4)
(49.5)
(46.2)

51
160
64

(52.6)
(50.5)
(53.8)

0.809
Family History
Yes
No
232
26
(48.6)
(46.4)
245
30
(51.4)
(53.6)

0.754
Duration
≤ 10
>10

137
121

(53.5)
(43.7)

119
156

(46.5)
(56.3)

0.023
Visit to doctor
Every month
Every two months

94
164

(46.3)
(49.2)

109
166

(53.7)
(50.3)

0.447
Heart disease
 No
Yes

147
111

(47.0)
(50.5)

166
109

(53.0)
(49.5)

0.427
Renal Disease
No
Yes

234
24

(48.0)
(52.2)

253
22

(52.0)
(47.8)

0.593
Table 2: The rate of poor glycemic control according to socio-demographic, clinical, and relevant characteristic of patients