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Table 1 Patients socio-demographic characteristics

From: Level of medication self-management capacity among patients on ambulatory care exiting hospital pharmacy at Muhimbili National Hospital, Tanzania: a descriptive cross-sectional study

Characteristics (N = 387)n (%)
Gender
 Male130 (33.6)
 Female257 (66.4)
Age, years
 20–2932 (8.30)
 30–39133 (34.4)
 40–49145 (37.5)
 50–5950 (12.9)
 > 6027 (7)
Marital status
 Single66 (17.1)
 Married218 (56.3)
 Divorced21 (5.4)
 Widowed19 (4.9)
 Cohabit63 (16.3)
Education level
 Never15 (3.9)
 Primary88 (22.7)
 Secondary208 (53.7)
 Tertiary76 (19.6)