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Table 2 Characteristics of Syrian refugees living in Amman

From: Assessment of physical activity and its facilitators and barriers among Syrian refugees living in Amman City, Jordan: a cross-sectional study

  Total
No (%)
Male
No (%)
Female
No (%)
The city lived before moving to Amman
 Homs 64 (32.0) 32 (33.0) 32 (31.1)
 Aleppo 7 (3.5) 2 (2.1) 5 (4.9)
 Damascus 88 (44.0) 41 (42.3) 47 (45.6)
 Hamah 10 (5.0) 6 (6.2) 4 (3.9)
 Daraa 16 (8.0) 7 (7.2) 9 (8.7)
 Idlib 4 (2.0) 2 (2.1) 2 (1.9)
 Other 11 (5.5) 7 (7.2) 4 (3.9)
Reason to come to Jordan
 Feel danger 191 (95.5) 91 (93.8) 100 (97.1)
 Medical condition 2 (1.0) 2 (2.1) 0 (0.0)
 Relatives in Jordan 1 (0.5) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.0)
 Other 6 (3.0) 4 (4.2) 2 (2.0)
Duration in Jordan
 0–6 months 1 (0.5) 0 (0.0) 1 (0.5)
 1–2 years 1 (0.5) 0 (0.0) 1 (0.5)
 2–3 years 9 (4.5) 3 (3.1) 6 (5.8)
 3–4 years 30 (15.0) 11 (11.3) 19 (18.4)
 More than 4 years 159 (79.5) 83 (85.6) 76 (73.8)