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Table 1 Demographic characteristics

From: A cross-sectional study of quality of life in a cohort of enteral ostomy patients presenting to a tertiary care hospital in a developing country in South Asia

  Number
Sex
 Male 30 (69.5%)
 Female 13 (30.2%)
Ethnicity
 Sinhala 27 (62.8%)
 Tamil 9 (20.9%)
 Muslim 7 (16.3%)
Employment status
 Yes 16 (37.2%)
 No 27 (62.8%)
Income
 Comfortable income 7 (16.3%)
 Enough to meet important needs 22 (51.2%)
 Not enough to meet important needs 14 (32.6%)
Marital status
 Unmarried 10 (23.3%)
 Married 29 (67.4%)
 Widowed 3 (7.0%)
 Separated 1 (2.3%)
Education level
 Below grade 11 19 (44.18%)
 Grade 11 and above 24 (55.82%)