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Table 1 Sociodemographic and genetic characteristics of 97 women from Pabna, Bangladesh

From: GSTM1 and APE1 genotypes affect arsenic-induced oxidative stress: a repeated measures study

  % N
Marital status   
   Married 82.5 80
   Married 8.3 8
   Widowed 9.3 9
Education   
   Illiterate 15.5 15
   Able to write 39.2 38
   Primary 16.5 16
   Secondary 17.5 17
   Higher 2nd 9.3 9
   College/graduate 2.1 2
Smokers in the household 51.6 50
Chew betel nuts 28.9 28
hOGG1 Ser326Cys   
   Cys/cys 13.8 13
   Cys/ser 44.7 42
   Ser/ser 41.5 39
APE1 Asp148Glu   
   Glu/glu 4.2 4
   Asp/glu 32.6 31
   Asp/asp 63.2 60
GSTM1   
   Null 27.8 27
   Positive 72.2 70