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Table 3 Demographic characteristics of study sample

From: Patient's site of first access to health system influences length of delay for tuberculosis treatment in Tajikistan

  Women Men Total
Profession n (%) n (%) n (%)
Unemployed 9 (10) 20 (18) 29 (14)
Student 4 (4) 12 (11) 16 (8)
Housewife 52 (58) 0 (0) 52 (25)
Retiree 5 (6) 2 (2) 7 (3)
Employee in industry 1 (1) 7 (6) 8 (4)
Employee in private service 0 (0) 2 (2) 2 (1)
Owner of business 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Police 0 (0) 3 (3) 3 (1)
Health Care Worker 1 (1) 1 (1) 2 (1)
Civil service (other than police and health) 3 (3) 5 (4) 8 (4)
Petty Trader 3 (3) 19 (17) 22 (11)
Labour Migration to Russia 1 (1) 30 (26) 30 (15)
Farmer 11 (12) 13 (11) 24 (12)
Total 90 (100) 114 (100) 204 (100)
Age    
15-24 y 34 (38) 44 (39) 78 (38)
25-34 y 23 (26) 40 (35) 63 (31)
35-44 y 16 (18) 14 (12) 30 (15)
45 y and older (max 72 y) 17 (19) 16 (14) 33 (16)
Total 90 (100) 114 (100) 204 (100)
Residence    
Rural 79 (88) 105 (92) 184 (90)
Semi- or Peri-urban 3 (3) 8 (7) 11 (5)
Urban 8 (9) 1 (1) 9 (4)
Total 90 (100) 114 (100) 204 (100)