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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study population

From: Prevalence and socio-demographic associations of diet and physical activity risk-factors for cardiovascular disease in Bo, Sierra Leone

Household Survey Participants
  Unweighted Weighted
n (%) n (%)
Location
 Rural 1205 (60.9) 60,739 (62.6)
 Urban 773 (39.1) 36,217 (37.4)
Sex
 Female 1100 (55.6) 47,766 (49.3)
 Male 878 (44.4) 49,190 (50.7)
Age Group
 40–49 682 (34.5) 43,116 (44.5)
 50–59 546 (27.6) 24,379 (25.1)
 60–69 340 (17.2) 14,381 (14.8)
 70–79 251 (12.7) 8913 (9.2)
 80+ 159 (8.0) 6166 (6.4)
Education
 Some Education 615 (31.1) 31,731 (32.7)
 No Education 1363 (68.9) 65,225 (67.3)
Marital Status
 Married or Cohabiting 1355 (68.5) 70,364 (72.6)
 Not Married 623 (31.5) 26,591 (27.4)
Wealth Quintile
 Poorest 395 (20.0) 19,896 (20.5)
 Poorer 397 (20.1) 19,964 (20.6)
 Middle 397 (20.1) 19,493 (20.1)
 Richer 394 (19.9) 19,093 (19.7)
 Richest 395 (20.0) 18,510 (19.1)