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Table 1 The characteristics of the study population

From: Causes of end stage renal failure among haemodialysis patients in Khartoum State/Sudan

Age (years)b 49 ± 15.8
Gendera
 Male 1004 (63.4 %)
 Female 579 (36.6 %)
Occupationa
 Unemployed 1208 (76.3 %)
 Non professional 238 (15.0 %)
 Professional 137 (8.4 %)
Origina
 Northern Sudan 438 (27.7 %)
 Central Sudan 417 (26.3 %)
 Western Sudan (Kordofan) 270 (17.1 %)
 Western Sudan (Darfour) 144 (9.1 %)
 Eastern Sudan 53 (3.3 %)
 Khartoum 261 (16.5 %)
Addressa
 Khartoum 624 (39.4 %)
 Omdurman 547 (34.6 %)
 Khartoum North 230 (14.5 %)
 East Nile 147 (9.3 %)
 Outside Khartoum 35 (2.2 %)
Duration of haemodialysis (years)b 4.38 ± 4.24
  1. aNumber (percentage)
  2. bMean ± SD