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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the participants (n-118)

From: Is there a delay in seeking medical care after the first seizure in “resource limited settings”: a pilot study from Sri Lanka

Characteristic Number Percentage (%)
Gender
 Male 60 50.8
 Female 58 49.2
Civil status
 Married 54 45.8
 Single 62 52.5
 Divorced 2 1.7
Employment
 Currently working 60 50.8
 Student 15 12.7
 Retired/not working 43 36.4
Residence
 Within Colombo district 61 51.7
 Outside Colombo district 57 48.3
Per capita income per month (LKR)
 Less than 10,750 16 13.6
 More than 10,750 102 86.4
Level of education (n-100)
 Primary or no formal education 17 17.0
 Secondary education 71 71.0
 Tertiary education 12 12.0