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Research Article

Self-Medication among Medical and Nonmedical Students at the University of Gondar, Northwest Ethiopia: A Cross-Sectional Study

Table 1

Sociodemographic and academical background of participants.

VariablesFrequency (%)

Sex
Male247 (58.1)
Female178 (41.9)

Age in years
18–21242 (56.9)
22–25182 (42.8)
>251 (0.2)

Faculty
Medical213 (50.1)
Nonmedical212 (49.9)

Year of study
First year44 (10.4)
Second year134 (31.5)
Third year179 (42.1)
Fourth year33 (7.8)
Fifth year35 (8.2)

Monthly income in ETB
100–500311 (72)
501–100090 (21.2)
1001–150018 (4.2)
1501–20006 (1.4)

Place of residence
Campus dormitory423 (99.5)
Nondormitory2 (0.5)

Abbreviation: ETB, Ethiopian birr (Ethiopian birr/US dollar = 0.037 during the study).

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