Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Effect of Health Education on Healthy Nutrition and Physical Activity among Female Teachers Aged 40–60 Years in Asmara, Eritrea: A Quasiexperimental Study

Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of the study participants.

VariableNumberPercent

Age (mean = 48.97, SD = 5.47)

Educational level
Certificate8080.8
Diploma1616.2
Degree33.0

Occupation
Elementary school teacher8282.8
Junior school teacher1313.2
High school teacher44.0

Marital status
Married7777.8
Single1111.1
Divorced88.1
Separated33.0

Ethnicity
Tigrigna9899.0
Shao11.0

Religion
Orthodox8181.8
Muslim44.0
Catholic88.2
Protestant33.0
Other33.0

Gross monthly salary
<66.67$33.0
66.67$–133.27$1313.1
133.3$–166.6$6868.7
>166.67$1515.2

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