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Table 1 Characteristics of infertile males participating in the study at Amman, Jordan 2013 (N = 428)

From: Alternative and antioxidant therapies used by a sample of infertile males in Jordan: a cross-sectional survey

Characteristic Number Percentage
Age (N = 428)   
18–25 11 2.6
26–30 32 7.5
31–35 44 10.3
36–40 140 32.7
41–45 169 39.4
Over 46 32 7.5
Education (N = 428)   
Primary school 16 3.7
High school 56 13.1
Community college 148 34.6
Undergraduate studies 175 40.9
Postgraduate studies 33 7.7
Income JD a (N = 418) b   
Less than 500 JD 51 12.2
500–1000 JD 210 50.2
1000–1500 JD 93 22.2
1500–2000 JD 36 8.6
More than 2000 JD 28 6.7
Occupation (N = 414) b   
Employee in medical sector 76 18.3
Employee in non medical sector 263 63.5
Business owner 37 8.9
Retired 26 6.3
Unemployed 12 2.9
Infertility period (N = 428)   
1–2 years 41 9.6
2–4 years 178 41.6
More than 4 years 209 48.8
  1. aJordanian Dinar (JD 0.71 = USD 1.0).
  2. bTotal number <428 due to unanswered questions/missing data.