The Scientific World Journal / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Family Centered Approach in Primary Health Care: Experience from an Urban Area of Mangalore, India

Table 1

Key sociodemographic characteristics of the study population.

Characteristic%

Total population5,368100
Total households809100
Religion
 Muslim77996.3
 Hindu263.2
 Christian40.5
Type of family
 Nuclear51864
 Joint/extended29136
Number of reproductive age group women153928.7
Number of eligible couples140926.2
Under five children
 Male2955.4
 Female2534.6
Source of health services for the family
 Public sector18623
 Private/others62377