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Table 1 Demographics of study population

From: Healthcare services utilization among international students in Ankara, Turkey: a cross-sectional study

Characteristic Male(n = 290) Female(n = 245) Total(n = 535)
N N% N N% N N%
Married
 Yes 48 84.1 23 9.4 69 12.9
 No 244 15.9 222 90.6 466 87.1
Age Groups
  < 19 12 4.1 26 10.6 38 7.1
 20–24 127 43.8 120 49.0 247 46.2
 25–29 83 28.6 69 28.2 152 28.4
 30–34 53 18.3 28 11.4 81 15.1
 35–39 15 5.2 2 0.8 17 3.2
Living with spouse in Turkey
 Yes 22 58,5 19 82.6 41 53.9
 No 31 41.5 4 17.4 35 26.1
Spouse/children Health Insurance
 Yes 11 50.0 16 84.2 27 65.9
 No 11 50.0 3 15.8 14 34.1
Country of origin
 Africa 178 61.6 85 34.4 262 49.2
 Middle East 70 24.2 60 24.6 130 24.4
 Asia 25 8.7 58 23.8 83 15.6
 Europe 13 4.2 37 15.2 49 9.2
 Other regions 4 1.4 5 2.0 8 1.7
Economic status
 Good 49 16.9 70 28.6 119 22.2
 Average 197 67.9 149 60.8 346 64.7
 Bad 44 15.2 26 10.6 70 13.1
Level of study
 Undergraduate 133 45.9 132 53.9 265 49.5
 Masters 85 29.3 66 26.9 151 28.2
 Doctorate 72 24.8 47 19.2 119 22.3
Duration of stay in Turkey (years)
 1 45 15.5 51 20.8 96 17.9
 2 106 36.6 91 37.1 197 36.8
 3 54 18.6 46 18.8 100 18.7
 4 34 11.7 23 9.4 57 10.7
 5 23 7.9 19 7.8 42 7.9
  > 5 28 9.7 15 6.1 21 8.0
  1. Percentages were calculated from the number of respondents to the questions