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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of the study subjects, Northwest Ethiopia, 2018

From: Sero-prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii and associated risk factors among psychiatric outpatients attending University of Gondar Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia

Variables Psychiatric group
Frequency
n(%)
Control group
Frequency
n (%)
Total
Frequency
n (%)
Sex
 Male 85 (55.9) 93 (61.2) 178 (58.6)
 Female 67 (44.1) 59 (38.8) 126 (41.4)
Age
  ≤ 20
 21–40
15 (9.9)
98 (64.5)
3 (2.0)
136 (89.5)
18 (5.9)
234 (77.0)
  ≥ 41 39 (25.7) 13 (8.6) 52 (17.1)
Resident
 Urban 75 (49.3) 37 (24.3) 112 (36.8)
 Rural 77 (50.7) 115 (75.7) 192 (63.2)
Occupation
 Student 29 (19.1) 35 (23.0) 64 (21.1)
 Government 29 (19.1) 79 (52.0) 108 (35.5)
 Daily labor 20 (13.2) 11 (7.2) 31 (10.2)
 Farmer 55 (36.2) 18 (11.8) 73 (24.0)
 Merchant 9 (5.9) 9 (5.9) 18 (5.9)
Religion
 Orthodox 135 (88.8) 123 (80.9) 258 (84.9)
 Protestant 3 (2.2) 11 (7.2) 14 (4.6)
 Muslim 12 (7.9) 17 (11.2) 29 (9.5)
 Other 2 (1.3) 1 (0.7) 3 (1.0)
Level of education
 Illiterate 55 (36.2) 10 (6.6) 65 (21.4)
 Elementary 36 (23.7) 15 (9.9) 51 (16.8)
 Secondary 25 (16.4) 19 (12.5) 44 (14.5)
 Certificate 36 (23.7) 108 (71.1) 144 (47.4)