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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of drinkers

From: Prevalence of alcohol consumption and alcohol use disorders among outdoor drinkers in public open places in Nigeria

Age group N %
  < 25 113 10.1
 25–34 325 29.0
 35–44 316 28.2
 45–54 231 20.6
 55–64 104 9.3
  > 64 30 2.7
Gender   
 Male 826 73.8
 Female 293 26.2
Education   
 No Formal 78 6.9
 Elementary 286 25.6
 Secondary 253 22.6
 Post- secondary 502 44.9
Employment
 In Employment 957 85.5
 Unemployed 162 14.5
Dwelling Area
 Urban 308 27.5
 Semi-urban 312 27.9
 Rural 499 44.6
Marital Status
 Married 634 56.7
 Not Married 484 43.3
Religion
 Islam 109 9.7
 Christianity 1010 90.3
Ethnicity
 Yoruba 658 58.8
 Igbo 235 21.0
 Hausa 36 3.2
 Others 190 17.0
Current Smoking
 Yes 714 63.8
 No 405 36.2