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Table 1 General characteristics of the study respondents, STEPS Vietnam 2015

From: Adverse influence of multilevel socioeconomic status on physical activity: results from a national survey in Vietnam

 Male
1314 (42.8%)
Female
1754 (57.2%)
Total n (%)
Age group
 18–29219 (16.7)268 (15.3)487 (15.9)
 30–49610 (46.4)887 (50.601497 (48.8)
 50–69485 (36.9)599 (34.2)1084 (35.3)
Residence
 Urban572 (43.5)803 (45.8)1375 (44.8)
 Rural742 (56.5)951 (54.2)1693 (55.2)
Ethnicity
 Kinh1066 (81.1)1443 (82.3)2514 (80.2)
 Others248 (18.9)311 (17.7)566 (19.8)
Education
 Primary school or less196 (14.9)368 (21.0)564 (18.4)
 Lower secondary655 (49.8)883 (50.3)1538 (50.1)
 Upper secondary245 (18.6)228 (13.0)473 (15.4)
 University/college217 (16.5)275 (15.7)492 (16.0)
Occupation
 Government official119 (9.1)158 (9.0)277 (9.0)
 Non-government employee139 (10.6)145 (8.3)284 (9.3)
 Self-employed873 (66.4)1038 (59.2)1911 (62.3)
 Student20 (1.5)28 (1.6)48 (1.6)
 Homemaker9 (0.7)248 (14.1)257 (8.4)
 Retired76 (5.8)79 (4.5)155 (5.1)
 Unemployment78 (5.9)58 (3.3)136 (4.4)
Household economic status
 Lowest252 (19.2)361 (20.6)613 (20.0)
 Lower Middle334 (25.4)468 (26.7)802 (26.1)
 Middle191 (14.5)237 (13.5)428 (14.0)
 Upper Middle267 (20.3)343 (19.6)610 (19.9)
 Highest270 (20.5)345 (19.7)615 (20.0)