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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of patient with severe mental disorder attending at Bahir Dar Felege Hiwot hospital, outpatient psychiatric department, April 2017

From: Psychotropic medication non-adherence among patients with severe mental disorder attending at Bahir Dar Felege Hiwote Referral hospital, north west Ethiopia, 2017

Variable Frequency Percentage
Sex
Male 191 50.7
Female 186 49.3
Age
18–24 84 22.3
25–34 152 40.3
35–44 80 21.2
≥ 45 61 16.2
Mean age 33 (sd ± 12.16)   
Religion
Orthodox 307 81.4
Muslim 64 17.0
Protestant 6 1.6
Marital status
Single 186 49.3
Married 129 34.2
Separated 12 3.2
Divorced 37 9.8
Windowed 13 3.4
Educational status
Can’t read and write 134 35.5
Grade   
1–8 84 22.3
9–12 82 21.8
Diploma and above 77 20.4