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Table 1 Characteristics of study participants (n =107), students from Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

From: Diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in healthy young adults in a country with high tuberculosis burden and BCG vaccination at birth

Characteristics No(%)
Department  
  Laboratory Technology (LT) 50 (46.7)
  Nursing 34 (31.8)
  Others1 23 (8.4)
Year of study  
  First year 43 (40.2)
  Second year 47 (43.9)
  Third year 17 (15.9)
Place of birth (Region)  
  Addis Ababa 17 (15.9)
  Amhara 30 (28.0)
  Oromia 29 (27.1)
  Southern Nations 22 (20.6)
  Others2 9 (7.5)
Religion  
  Christian 85 (68.2)
  Muslim 22 (20.6)
Married 2 (1.9)
Claimed to have habit of Khat3 Consumption 9 (8.4)
Claimed to have habit of Cigarette Smoking 2 (1.9)
  1. 1 Midwifery, Radiography, Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy; 2 Tigray and Somali; 3Khat: Catha edulis is commonly known as Khat.