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Table 1 Distribution of pupils and their families by socio- demographic characteristics

From: Emotional abuse towards children by schoolteachers in Aden Governorate, Yemen: A cross-sectional study

Pupils characteristicsllr No. %
Gender   
Male 667 62.6
Female 399 37.4
Age group (years)
12-13 363 34.0
14-15 618 58.0
16-17 85 8.0
Mean age = 14.03 ± 1.13 years
School grade
Grade 7 322 30.2
Grade 8 366 34.3
Grade 9 378 35.5
Family socio-demographic characteristics   
Family type   
Nuclear 747 70.1
Extended 319 29.9
Parents marital status
Married 952 89.3
Separated 21 2.0
Divorced 33 3.1
Widow 60 5.6
Father education   
Illiterate 74 6.9
Read and write 281 26.4
Basic 103 9.7
Secondary 202 18.9
University 406 38.1
Mother education   
Illiterate 264 24.8
Read and write 324 30.4
Basic 177 16.6
Secondary 162 15.2
University 139 13.0