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Table 1 General characteristics of participants

From: Assessment of knowledge, attitudes and practice towards Vitamin D among university students in Pakistan

VariablesN (%)
Gender
 Male294 (58.2)
 Female211 (41.8)
Age group (years)
 16–25445 (88.3)
 26–3038 (7.5)
 30+21 (4.2)
Skin colour
 Fair or pale149 (32.3)
 Fair to beige130 (28.2)
 Light brown (olive)160 (74.7)
 Dark brown22 (4.8)
Education level currently enrolled in
 Bachelor degree431 (92.7)
 Postgraduate degree74 (14.7)
Housing
 Apartment93 (18.4)
 House (≤3 bedrooms)176 (34.9)
 House (> 3 bedrooms)212 (42.0)
 Hostel21 (4.2)
 Other3 (0.6)
Marital status
 Single468 (92.7)
 Married/widowed37 (7.3)
Women regularly wear covering that covers face/head
 Yes169 (80.1)
 No42 (19.9)