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Table 1 Patient demographic characteristics

From: Pathways to care of patients with mental health problems in Bangladesh

Variable N Percentage (%)
Age
 < 18 years 17 42.5
 18 years or above 23 57.5
Sex
 Male 23 57.5
 Female 17 42.5
Marital status of adult patients (N = 23)
 Single 5 22.2
 Residing with the spouse 13 56.5
 Abandoned/divorced/widowed 5 22.2
Place of residence
 Urban 21 52.5
 Rural 11 27.5
 Semi-urban 8 20
Employment status of adult patients (N = 23)
 Currently working 7 30.4
 Not working 16 69.6
Educational status
 Among adults (N = 23)
  Up to 5th grade 7 30.4
  6th–12th grade 13 56.5
  > 12th grade 3 13
 Among minors (N = 17)
  < 5 years of age 3 17.6
  Attending school 10 58.8
  Dropped out (after 5th grade) 1 5.9
  Never attended school 3 17.6