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Table 1 “Personal and socio-demographic” data of the sample medical students

From: Risk factors of coronary heart disease among medical students in King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Variable No. Percent
Gender:
  Male 53 24.8
  Female 161 75.2
The student’s grade:
  Fourth year 76 35.5
  Fifth year 84 39.3
  Sixth year 54 25.2
Father’s education
  University and above 149 69.6
  Less than university 65 30.4
Mother’s education
  University and above 130 60.7
  Less than university 84 39.3
Father’s occupation
  Professional 151 71.2
  Non professional 61 28.7
Mother occupation
  Professional 84 39.3
   Non professional and housewife 130 60.8
Family income*
  Less than 5000 7 3.3
  5000-10000 28 13.2
  More than 10,000 177 83.5
  1. *2 students refused to answer about their family income.