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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the study sample (n = 261)

From: Association of health literacy and nutritional literacy with sun exposure in adults using structural equation modelling

  No. Percentage
Age
Mean (SD) 38.8 (11.09) -
Gender
  Male 95 36.4
  Female 166 63.6
Marital status
  Single 64 24.5
  Married 191 73.2
  Widowed 6 2.3
Educational attainment
  Primary 55 21.1
  Secondary 77 29.5
  Higher 129 49.4
Occupation
  Employed 135 51.7
  Housewife 94 36
  Retired 5 1.9
  Unemployed 27 10.3
Smoking status
  Smoker 20 7.7
  Non-smoker 241 92.3
WHO BMI Category
  Underweight (< 18.5 kg/m2) 7 2.68
  Normal weight (18.5–24.9 kg/m2) 89 34.1
  Overweight (25.0–29.9 kg/m2) 110 42.1
  Obese (> 30.0 kg/m2) 21.1 55
Physical activity
  Low 86 33
  Medium 108 41.4
  High 67 25.7