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Table 1 Sociodemographic distribution of study participants

From: Study on restless leg syndrome and its relationship with quality of sleep among the general population of Mangalore, India

Characteristics Number Percentage
Age interval (years)
 ≤ 20 30 14.8
 21–30 123 60.9
 31–40 9 4.5
 41–50 13 6.4
 51–60 23 11.4
 > 60 4 2.0
Gender
 Males 93 46.0
 Females 109 54.0
Occupation
 Professional 35 17.3
 Semi-professional 28 13.9
 Student 116 57.4
 Skilled workers 12 5.9
 Semi-skilled workers 3 1.5
 Unskilled worker 5 2.5
 Housewives 3 1.5
Education (n = 177)
 Post-graduate 45 25.4
 Graduate 125 70.6
 Pre-university course 4 2.3
 High school 3 1.7
Marital status
 Unmarried 145 71.8
 Married 55 27.2
 Divorced 1 0.5
 Widowed 1 0.5
Socioeconomic status (n = 10)
 Class 1 8 80.0
 Class 2 2 20.0
Place of residence
 Urban 169 83.7
 Semi-urban 33 16.3
 Total 202 100.0