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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the respondents

From: Knowledge, attitude and practice towards medicines among school teachers in Lalitpur district, Nepal before and after an educational intervention

Characteristic Number (percentage)
n = 393
Gender  
  Male 191 (48.6)
  Female 190 (48.3)
  Not mentioned 12 (3.1)
Age  
  Below 20 6 (1.5)
  21-30 190 (48.3)
  31-40 104 (26.5)
  41-50 74 (18.8)
  51-60 7 (1.8)
  Above 60 3 (0.8)
  Not mentioned 9 (2.3)
Teachers  
  Primary 215 (54.7)
  Secondary 159 (40.5)
  Not mentioned 19 (4.8)
Ethnic/caste Group  
  Brahmin 56 (14.2)
  Chettri 106 (27.0)
  Newar 145 (36.9)
  Janajati 40 (10.2)
  Not mentioned 46 (11.7)
Subjects  
  Nepali 49 (12.5)
  Science 45 (11.5)
  Maths 105 (26.7)
  English 80 (20.4)
  Others 100 (25.4)
  Not mentioned 14 (3.5)
Qualification  
  Intermediate 20 (5.1)
  Bachelors 225 (57.3)
  Masters 126 (32.1)
  Not mentioned 22 (5.6)
Type of school  
Private 258 (65.6)
Government 135 (34.4)