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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the respondents at Modjo dry port in Ethiopia

From: Prevalence and associated factors of chronic non-communicable diseases among cross-country truck drivers in Ethiopia

Variables Categories Frequency (n) Percent (%)
Age (years) 37.7 (±9.13) years
Marital status Single 96 24.0
Married 268 67.0
Separated/divorced/widower 36 9.0
Educational status Read and write up to grade 8 92 23.0
Grade 9–12 267 66.8
College or University 41 10.2
Monthly income <  220 USD 204 51.0
≥ 220 USD 196 49.0
Family size <  3 134 33.5
≥ 3 266 66.5
BMI category (kg/m2) 18.5–24.9 174 43.5
≥ 25 226 56.5