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Table 1 Sociodemographic profile of amebic liver abscess patients (n = 90)

From: Amebic liver abscess in northern region of Bangladesh: sociodemographic determinants and clinical outcomes

  n (%)
Gender  
Male 86 (95.56)
Female 4 (4.44)
M:F ratio 21.5:1
Mean age in years 44.3
Socioeconomic class  
Low class 60 (67.67)
Lower middle class 30 (32.33)
Education  
Illiterate 67 (74.44)
Literate 23 (25.56)
Habitat  
Rural 63 (70)
Urban 27 (30)
Ethnicity  
Ethnic majority (Inhabitant) 71 (78.89)
Ethnic minority (Aborigine) 19 (21.11)
Habit of Alcohol consumption  
Alcoholics 70 (77.78)
Non-alcoholics 20 (22.22)
Drug addiction  
Addict 02 (2.22)
Non addict 88 (97.78)