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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the survey respondents from rural Karachi, Pakistan from November 2008 until June 2010 (n = 410)

From: Assessment of characteristics of patients with cholelithiasis from economically deprived rural Karachi, Pakistan

Variable Frequency Percentages
Gender Male 60 14.6
  Female 350 85.4
Marital Status Unmarried 20 4.9
  Married 390 95.1
Qualification Illiterate 250 61.0
  Primary 60 14.6
  Middle 35 8.5
  Secondary 20 4.9
  Higher/post secondary 45 10.9
Occupation House wives 330 80.5
  Jobless 30 7.3
  Security guard 20 4.9
  Employed 30 7.3
Family setup Nuclear 245 59.8
  Combine 165 40.2
Home Own 250 61.0
  Rented 160 39.0
Addiction Yes 80 19.5
  No 330 80.5
Addiction Material (out of 80) Smoking 60 75.0
  Others 20 25.0