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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the study population

From: Forty years after Alma-Ata: how people trust primary health care?

VariableTabriz Sample % (N)Other cities Sample % (N)
GenderMale55.25 (352)52.26 (335)
Female44.75 (285)47.74 (306)
EducationIlliterate17.49 (110)21.63 (138)
Elementary22.1 (139)26.18 (167)
Under-diploma23.21 (146)22.26 (142)
Diploma23.69 (149)18.5 (118)
BSc12.08 (76)10.97 (70)
MSc and upper1.46 (9)0.47 (3)
InsuranceNo-insurance14.75 (90)4.04 (25)
Health (public workers)8.69 (53)10.02 (62)
Social security59.51 (363)43.62 (270)
Military2.62 (16)2.26 (14)
Rural0.66 (4)34.73 (215)
Self-insured0.49 (3)0
Iranian (public)12.46 (76)5.01 (31)
Marital statusMarried83.49 (521)85.85 (546)
Single16.51 (103)14.15 (90)