Psychiatry Journal / 2017 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Demography and Risk Factors of Suicide in Bangladesh: A Six-Month Paper Content Analysis

Table 1

Distribution of demographic variables of the respondents ().

Demographic variableFrequencyPercentage

Age in years
 11–209133.58
 21–307527.68
 31–40207.38
 41–50176.27
 51–6082.95
 61–7072.58
 Missing5319.56
Sex
 Male11341.70
 Female15858.30
Marital status
 Married12345.39
 Unmarried9535.06
 Divorced20.74
 Missing5118.82
Habitat
 Urban10137.27
 Rural16560.89
Occupation
 Doctor20.74
 Service holder134.80
 Businessman62.21
 Laborer3713.65
 Teacher20.74
 Student6423.62
 House maker4616.97
 Politician20.74
 Others62.21
 Law force41.48
 Media worker10.37
 Missing8832.47
Education
 Secondary3111.44
 SSC62.21
 HSC31.11
 Graduate145.17
 Postgraduate31.11
 Missing21478.97