Table 2

The sociodemographic characteristics of the participating students (Nā€‰=ā€‰1500)
Frequency (N) Percentage (%)
Age
17-20 933 62.2
21-24 502 33.5
25-40 65 4.3
Gender
Male 448 29.9
Female 1052 70.1
Place of residence
Metropolitan areas 850 58
sub-urban area 452 27.6
rural area 198 14.4
Ethnicity
Cypriot 1415 94.3
Greek 67 4.5
Other 18 1.2
Family status
Single 1402 93.5
Divorce 6 0.4
Married/living with partner 92 6.2
Employment
No 1063 71
Yes 437 29
Academic year of study
First 443 29.5
Second 426 28.4
Third 377 25.2
Fourth 254 16.9
Faculty
Geotechnical sciences and Environmental management 164 10.9
Management and Economics 168 11.2
Applied Arts and Communication 219 14.6
Engineering and Technology 291 19.4
Health Sciences 658 49.3

Sokratous et al.

Sokratous et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:1121   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-1121

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