Variables Individuals with intestinal stoma due to CRC
N = 120 %
SEX
Female 64 53.3
Male 56 46.7
AGE GROUP
20-29 9 7.5
30-39 18 15
40-49 31 25.8
50-59 35 29.2
60-69 25 20.9
80-89 2 1.6
RELIGION
Catholic 68 56.7
Evangelical 37 30.9
Spiritualist 11 9.1
Others 4 3.3
PRACTICE RELIGION
Yes 93 77.5
No 27 22.5
MARITAL STATE
Married 75 62.5
Stable Union 13 10.8
Divorced 17 14.2
Widowed 12 10
Single 3 2.5
FAMILY LIFE
With family life 112 93.3
No family life 8 6.7
SCHOOLING
None to Lower Secondary 56 46.7
Higher Secondary Education 45 37.5
Higher Education 19 15.8
LABOR MARKET STATUS
Retired 79 65.8
Laid Off 21 17.5
Working 11 9.2
Unemployed 9 7.5
INCOME
<1 to 3 MS 89 74.2
4 to 5 MS 18 15
>6 MS 13 10.8
Table 1: Sample of colorectal cancer patients with stomas, by sociodemographic characteristics. Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil, 2011.