Table 1 : Distribution of socio-demographic characteristics
of the participants.


Age (years) Number Percent (%)

20-25 4 2.7
26-30 15 10.5
31-35 20 14.0
36-40 31 21.7
41-45 28 19.6
46-50 27 18.9
51-55 10 7.0
56-60 5 3.5
>60 3 2.1
Total 143 100

Gender Number Percent (%)

Male 16 11.2
Female 127 88.8
Total 143 100

Marital status Number Percent (%)

Single 16 11.2
Married 125 87.4
Separated 1 0.7
Divorced 1 0.7
Total 143 100

Educational level Number Percent (%)

None 1 0.7
Primary 2 1.4
Secondary 25 17.5
Post secondary 115 80.4
Total 143 100

Income Number Percent (%)

<N5000 23 16.1
N5000-N10,000 18 12.6
N11000-N20,000 35 24.5
>N20,000 67 46.8
Total 143 100

Family history of DM Number Percent (%)

None 91 63.6
Yes 1* 12 8.4
Yes 2** 40 28.0
Total 143 100

Yes 1*: Grandparent, aunt, uncle, first cousin.
Yes 2**: Parent, brother, sister, own child.

Agu et al.Epidemiology Reports  2015 3:4DOI : 10.7243/2054-9911-3-4