Table 4

Relationship between the profession and herbal medicine use status of the respondents

Occupation

Herbal medicine use status

Total


Non users

Users


Professionals

19 (39.6%)

29 (60.4%)

48 (100.0%)


Skilled

7 (11.7%)

53 (88.3%)

60 (100.0%)


Students/Unemployed

67 (48.9%)

70 (51.1%)

137 (100.0%)


Unskilled

36 (25.2%)

107 (74.8%)

143 (100.0%)


Total

129 (33.2%)

259 (66.8%)

388 (100.0%)


χ2 = 32.8, p = 0.000 (significant difference)

Oreagba et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2011 11:117   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-11-117

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