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Table 1 Distribution of the study population according to socio-demographic variables

From: Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding depression among primary health care providers in Fako division, Cameroon

Variable Category Frequency Proportion (%)
Gender Male
Female
59
167
16.1
73.6
Marital status Single
Married
Widow
Divorced
196
96
96
7
52.7
42.5
3.1
1.8
Age (years) 21–29
30–39
40–49
50–59
83
94
39
10
36.7
41.6
17.2
4.5
Duration of practice (years) ≤ 1
2–5
6–9
10–14
15–19
20–24
25–29
≥30
47
91
34
31
8
8
5
2
20.8
40.3
15.0
13.7
3.5
3.5
2.2
1.0
Profession Nurses
GPs
Social Workers
Pharmacy attendants
184
25
7
10
81.4
11.1
3.1
4.4
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