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Table 2 Life style, health perception and healthcare-related matters

From: Self-medication in university students from the city of Rio Grande, Brazil

  n %
Life style and health perception   
 Smoker   
 No 693 90
 Yes 74 10
Drug user   
 No 694 91
 Yes 67 9
Health-protective measures   
 Healthy eating or exercise 447 56.9
 Healthy eating and exercise 209 26.6
 None 129 16.4
Health perception   
 Good 443 56.2
 Excellent 239 30.3
 Could be better 106 13.5
Use of healthcare services   
Last medical appointment   
 30–60 days 363 46
 6–12 months 258 33
 More than 1 year ago 65 8
 Doesn’t remember 102 13