Table 1

Demographic characteristics of the respondents
Characteristic

Number (percentage)

n = 393

Gender
  Male 191 (48.6)
  Female 190 (48.3)
  Not mentioned 12 (3.1)
Age
  Below 20 6 (1.5)
  21-30 190 (48.3)
  31-40 104 (26.5)
  41-50 74 (18.8)
  51-60 7 (1.8)
  Above 60 3 (0.8)
  Not mentioned 9 (2.3)
Teachers
  Primary 215 (54.7)
  Secondary 159 (40.5)
  Not mentioned 19 (4.8)
Ethnic/caste Group
  Brahmin 56 (14.2)
  Chettri 106 (27.0)
  Newar 145 (36.9)
  Janajati 40 (10.2)
  Not mentioned 46 (11.7)
Subjects
  Nepali 49 (12.5)
  Science 45 (11.5)
  Maths 105 (26.7)
  English 80 (20.4)
  Others 100 (25.4)
  Not mentioned 14 (3.5)
Qualification
  Intermediate 20 (5.1)
  Bachelors 225 (57.3)
  Masters 126 (32.1)
  Not mentioned 22 (5.6)
Type of school
Private 258 (65.6)
Government 135 (34.4)

Jha et al.

Jha et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:652   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-652

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