Table 1

Patient characteristics at baseline

Adherence rate (%)
Patients (n)MedianIQR
Overall642450.025.0–71.4
Age
 18–4421333.30.0–60.0
 45–5469040.020.0–63.4
 55–64164250.025.0–69.2
 65+387950.025.0–75.0
Gender
 Female301450.025.0–71.4
 Male341050.025.0–71.4
Socioeconomic status
 1 (most disadvantaged)90450.025.0–70.0
 267042.920.0–66.7
 3143850.025.0–75.0
 4125650.025.0–71.4
 5 (most advantaged)215650.025.0–71.4
Remoteness
 Major cities514350.025.0–71.4
 Regional/remote128153.828.6–75.0
Medication
 Insulin89050.028.6–72.0
 Oral agents only373450.025.0–71.4
 No medication180050.020.0–70.0