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Table 1 Demographic characteristics

From: Preventive healthcare uptake in private hospitals in Nigeria: a cross-sectional survey (Nisa premier hospital)

CharacteristicsN (%)
Age (Years)
 18–2429 (8)
 25–34176 (46)
 35–44131 (34)
 45–5436 (9)
 55–659 (2)
Gender
 Female231 (61)
 Male150 (39)
Highest level of education
 Postgraduate214 (56)
 Primary1 (0)
 Secondary5 (1)
 Tertiary161 (42)
Marital Status
 Married297 (78)
 Separated3 (1)
 Single81 (21)
Type of Employment
 Unemployed11 (3)
 Government114 (30)
 Non-Governmental Organization1 (0)
 Private183 (48)
 Self-employed72 (19)
Monthly Income (₦)
 < 100,000117 (31)
 100,001–400,000209 (55)
 400,001–1,000,00039 (10)
 > 1,000,00016 (4)
Distance from nearest hospital
 > 15 km50 (13)
 ≤ 5 km166 (44)
 11-15 km39 (10)
 6 - 10 km126 (33)
  1. Note: km Kilometer; Naira