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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of participants

From: COVID-19: challenges faced by Nepalese migrants living in Japan

Socio-demographic characteristics n %
Age
 20–30 years 7 50.0
 30–40 years 4 28.6
 above 40 years 3 21.4
Gender
 Male 8 57.1
 Female 6 42.9
Length of stay in Japan
 1–5 years 6 42.9
 5–10 years 4 28.6
 above 10 years 4 28.6
Visa/Residence status
 Student 5 35.7
 Dependent 1 7.1
 Working 5 35.7
 Long-term 3 21.4
Monthly income in JPY, median [min-max]
 Before COVID-19 202,500 [100,000-600,000]
 Current (During data collection) 80,000 [0–200,000]
Employment status
 Full-time worker 8 57.1
 Part-time worker 6 42.9
Education level
 Primary and Secondary level 2 14.3
 Higher secondary level 6 42.9
 Bachelor level 4 28.6
 Master’s level or higher 2 14.3
Japanese language skill
 Beginner 8 57.1
 Intermediate 4 28.6
 Advance 2 14.3
  1. JPY Japanese Yen