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Table 2 Personal characteristics of respondents in the study (n = 4575)

From: The personal and workplace characteristics of uninsured expatriate males in Saudi Arabia

   Frequency Percent
Nationality Non-Arab 3117 68.1
Arab 1458 31.9
Nationalities India 1100 24.0
Bangladesh 1159 25.3
Pakistan 819 17.9
Egypt 498 10.9
Philippines 200 4.4
Yemen 234 5.1
Other Arab 404 8.8
Asian 136 3.0
Other Nationalities 25 0.6
Can speak: (not mutually exclusive) English 2403 52.5
Arabic 4119 90.0
Coded Mother language Arabic 1480 32.3
Non-Arabic 3095 67.7
Marital status Single/Divorced 842 18.4
Married with accompanying family 750 16.4
Married without accompanying family 2983 65.2
Age <30 1006 22.0
30-39 1895 41.4
40-49 1289 28.2
50-59 338 7.4
≥60 47 1.0
Median (Range) 36 (15.0-85.0)   
Mean ± SD 36 ± 8.7   
Education Illiterate 66 1.4
Read/write 239 5.2
Primary 1026 22.4
Intermediate/secondary 1654 36.2
Diploma 351 7.7
Bachelor 1127 24.6
Master & Doctorate 112 2.4
Monthly salary without allowance (SR) ≤2000 3085 67.4
2001-4500 1186 25.9
4501-6000 156 3.4
6001-9000 97 2.1
>9000 51 1.1