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Table 1 Socio-demographics of respondents

From: The role of social support and spiritual wellbeing in predicting suicidal ideation among marginalized adolescents in Malaysia

Demographics n Percentage
Gender
 Male 105 59.7%
 Female 71 40.3%
Age
 12–14 40 22.7%
 15–16 55 31.3%
 17–19 81 46.0%
Ethnicity
 Malay 149 84.7%
 Non-Malay 27 15.3%
Religion
 Muslim 155 88.1%
 Non-Muslim 21 11.9%
Education Level
 Diploma and cert 20 11.4%
 SPM 56 32.0%
 PMR 59 33.7%
 UPSR 35 20.0%
 Non schooling 5 2.9%
Suicide ideation screening using one item
 Yes 12 6.8%
 No 164 93.2%