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Table 1 Socio-demographic Characteristics of study participants

From: Common mental disorders and its associated factors and mental health care services for Ethiopian labour migrants returned from Middle East countries in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Characteristics Number Percent
Gender
 Female 294 56.9%
 Male 223 43.1%
Total 517 100%
Age (years) mean±(SD) 27.5 +5.0  
Religion
 Orthodox 156 30.2%
 Protestant 58 11.2%
Catholic 12 2.3%
Muslim 291 56.3%
Total 517 100%
Marital Status
 Single 261 50.5%
 Married 245 47.4%
 Separated/Divorced 11 2.1%
Ethnicity
 Amhara 163 31.5%
 Oromo 146 28.2%
 Tigre 119 23.0%
 Gurage 60 11.6%
 Others 29 5.6%
Education
 No formal education 67 13.0%
 Grade 1-8 196 37.9%
 Grade 9-10 155 30.0%
 Grade 11 and above 99 19.1%
Region
 Amhara 172 33.3%
 Oromia 143 27.7%
Tigray 116 22.4%
SNNPR 72 13.9%
 Addis Ababa 11 2.1%
 Others 3 0.6%
Residence
 Urban 242 46.8%
 Rural 275 53.2%