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Table 1 Socio-Demographic Variables by Gender

From: Prevalence of substance use among college students in Eldoret, western Kenya

VARIABLE MALE (%) FEMALE (%) TOTAL (%)
Housing type    
Hostel 131 (51.4) 159 (68.8) 290 (59.7)
Non-hostel 124 (48.6) 72 (31.2) 196 (40.3)
Working    
Yes 226 (90) 210 (91.7) 436 (90.8)
No 25 (10) 19 (8.3) 44 (9.2)
Residence setting    
Rural 76 (29.5) 52 (22.1) 128 (26)
Urban 182 (70.5) 183 (77.9) 365 (74)
Marital status    
Married 43 (16.9) 21 (9) 64 (13.1)
Single 212 (83.1) 212 (91) 424 (86.9)
Government Loan    
Yes 151 (59.7) 122 (53) 273 (56.5)
No 102 (40.3) 108 (47) 210 (43.5)