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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of contacts and survivors of Ebola Virus Disease and relations in Lagos, Nigeria, 2014 (n = 117)

From: An evaluation of psychological distress and social support of survivors and contacts of Ebola virus disease infection and their relatives in Lagos, Nigeria: a cross sectional study − 2014

Characteristics Number Percent
Age   
<20 3 2.6
20–49 107 91.4
≥50 7 6.0
Sex   
Female 78 66.7
Males 39 33.3
Religion   
Christians 100 85.5
Muslims 17 14.5
Occupation   
Healthcare workers 45 38.5
Non Healthcare workers 72 61.5
Level of education   
None 2 1.7
Primary 8 6.8
Secondary 30 25.6
Tertiary 77 65.8
Ethnic group   
Yoruba 29 24.8
Ibo 27 23.1
Hausa 4 3.4
Other 57 48.7
Type of respondent   
Survivor 4 3.4
Survivor relation 1 0.9
Contact 93 79.5
Contact relation 19 16.2
Local Government Area   
Eti–Osa 57 48.7
Lagos Mainland 5 4.3
Mushin 34 29.1
Oshodi-Isolo 20 17.1
Surulere 1 0.9