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Table 1 Demographic and socio-economic factors of the study population

From: Demographic, socio-economic and other associated risk factors for self-medication behaviour among university students of Sri Lanka: a cross sectional study

ParameterTotal respondents
n%
GenderMale38655.1
Female31444.9
Age
(Years)
20–2328040.0
24–2638454.9
> 26365.1
LocalityRural18526.4
Semi-Urban29041.5
Urban22532.1
Field of studyAgriculture & Food Sciences21230.3
Technology10615.1
Biological Sciences11416.3
Commerce and Management7610.9
Physical and Applied Sciences9213.1
Arts10014.3
Year of studyFirst year14420.6
Second year17024.3
Third year18226.0
Fourth year20429.1
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