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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics according to sector of activity, Lomé, Togo

From: Assessment of self-medication practices in the context of the COVID-19 outbreak in Togo

  Health Air
transport
Police Road transport Informal Total p
n=370 n=212 n=196 n=122 n=55 N=955  
Age, n (%)        0.078*
 < 50 327 (88.4) 178 (84.0) 180 (91.8) 101 (82.8) 48 (87.3) 834 (87.3)  
 ≥50 43 (11.6) 34 (16.0) 16 (8.2) 21 (17.2) 7 (12.7) 121 (12.7)  
Sex, n (%)        < 0.001**
 Men 181 (48.9) 179 (84.4) 168 (85.7) 122 (100.0) 34 (61.8) 684 (71.6)  
 Women 189 (51.1) 33 (15.6) 28 (14.3) 0 (0.0) 21 (38.2) 271 (28.4)  
Nationality, n (%)        0.018**
 Togolese 364 (98.4) 205 (96.7) 196 (100.0) 119 (97.5) 52 (94.5) 936 (98.0)  
 Others 6 (1.6) 7 (3.3) 0 (0.0) 3 (2.5) 3 (5.5) 19 (2.0)  
In couple, n (%)        < 0.001*
 No 169 (45.7) 49 (23.1) 49 (25.0) 42 (34.4) 10 (18.2) 319 (33.4)  
 Yes 201 (54.3) 163 (76.9) 147 (75.0) 80 (65.6) 45 (81.8) 636 (66.6)  
Education level, n (%)        < 0.001**
 None 5 (1.4) 3 (1.4) 0 (0.0) 11 (9.0) 5 (9.1) 24 (2.5)  
 Primary 11 (3.0) 2 (0.9) 1 (0.5) 26 (21.3) 4 (7.3) 44 (4.6)  
 Secondary 69 (18.6) 105 (49.5) 143 (73.0) 68 (55.7) 15 (27.3) 400 (41.9)  
 University 285 (77.0) 102 (48.1) 52 (26.5) 17 (13.9) 31 (56.4) 487 (51.0)  
  1. * Chi square **Fisher exact test