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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents (n = 483)

From: Prevalence of pregnancy experiences and contraceptive knowledge among single adults in a low socio-economic suburban community in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Characteristic N (%)
Age  
18-25 363 (75)
26-35 120 (25)
Gender  
Male 257 (53.2)
Female 226 (46.8)
Ethnicity  
Malay 403 (83)
Chinese 5 (1.4)
Indian 75 (15.6)
Religion  
Muslim 409 (84)
Non-Muslim 74 (16)
Level of education *  
Primary school 192 (39.7)
Secondary school 281 (60.3)
Average monthly household income  
<2000 351 (72.7)
≥2000 132 (22.3)
  1. *Not all subtotals add up to the total of 483 owing to missing values.