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Table 1 Demographic characteristic of CAM users and non users

From: Complementary and alternative medicine use among adults in Enugu, Nigeria

Parameter CAM Users Non CAM Users Significance*
SEX    
   Male 244(89.7%) 28(10.3%) 0.004*
   Female    
Mean age 37.4 38.7 0.267
Marital status    0.005*
Never married 213(34.4%) 33(29.5%)  
Married 370(59.7% 60(53.6%)  
Divorced/separated 9(1.4%) 3(2.7%)  
Widow/widower 28(4.5%) 12(10.7%)  
No entry 0 4(3.5%)  
Level of    0.056
education    
No formal 4(0.7%) 1 (0.9%)  
Primary 25(4.0%) 7 (6.3%)  
Post primary 226(36.5%) 46 (41.1%)  
Tertiary 363(58.5%) 54 (48.2%)  
No response 2(0.3%) 4 (3.5%)  
Level of income    0.000*
Low income(N50,000/month 479 (77.2%) 63 (56.2%)  
Middle income(N50,000-100,000/month 117 (18.9%) 30 (26.8%)  
High income(N100,000 and above 24(3.9%) 6 (5.4%)  
No response 0 13 (11.6%)  
Religion    
Christianity 616(99.3%) 111 (99.1%)  
Moslem 1(0.2%) 1 (0.9%?)  
Traditional religion 3(0.5%) 0