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Table 1 Socio-demographic features of the sample

From: The association of self-esteem, depression and body satisfaction with obesity among Turkish adolescents

  n %
Age   
   15 56 2.7
   16 973 46.3
   17 919 43.7
   18 153 7.3
Gender   
   Male 1050 50.0
   Female 1051 50.0
Perceived socio-economic status   
   Lower 160 7.6
   Middle 1809 86.1
   Upper 132 6.3
Residential background   
   Urban 1637 77.9
   Suburban 171 8.1
   Rural 293 13.9
Mother's educational level   
   Uneducated 191 9.1
   Primary school graduate 989 47.1
   Secondary school graduate 246 11.8
   High school graduate 474 22.5
   University graduate 201 9.5
Father's educational level   
   Uneducated 70 3.3
   Primary school graduate 723 34.4
   Secondary school graduate 297 14.1
   High school graduate 569 27.1
   University graduate 442 21.1
Total 2101 100.0