Variables   N Self-care Mean SD t F Sig
Sex Male 157 14.75 2.98 1.85 - 0.07
  Female 43 13.81 2.77      
Language English 29 13.97 2.90 - 1.15 - 0.25
  Arabic 171 14.65 2.96      
Diabetes Education Yes 64 14.48 3.08 .39 - 0.83
  No 136 14.58 2.90      
Age Groups 37-42 45 13.76 2.74 - 2.26 0.11
  43-48 80 14.66 2.93      
  49-54 75 14.91 3.05      
  Total 200 14.55 2.95      
Table 3: Effect of patients’ gender, language, diabetes education and age on diabetes self-care.