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Table 1 Patients’ characteristics

From: Drug prescribing patterns at primary health care level and related out-of-pocket expenditures in Tajikistan

Variable Number Percent
Number of respondents 1599 100
Gender Female 1302 81.4
Male 297 18.6
Median Age 30  
Median number of years of education 10  
Region RRS 575 36.0
Khatlon 1024 64.0
Median number of visits to a FD in the past 12 months 4  
Reasons to consult Respiratory diseases 418 26.1
Cardiovascular diseases 193 12.1
Pregnancy 274 17.1
Gastrointestinal diseases 156 9.8
Diarrhoea 140 8.8
Genitourinary diseases 132 8.2
Diabetes 19 1.2
Anaemia 83 5.2
Injuries 43 2.7
Skin disease 22 1.4
Other 119 7.4