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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of patients accessing TCIM unit of LEKMA Hospital, 2017

From: Factors that promote and sustain the use of traditional, complementary and integrative medicine services at LEKMA hospital, Ghana, 2017: an observational study

Variable Number (%)
Age
  < 29 5 (9.1)
 30–49 14 (25.5)
 50–69 27 (49.1)
  ≥ 70 9 (16.3)
Sex
 Male 16 (29.1)
 Female 39 (70.9)
Educational level
 Primary 7 (12.7)
 Secondary 27 (49.1)
 Tertiary 11 (20.0)
 Non-formal 10 (18.2)
Marital status
 Married 28 (50.9)
 Not married 27 (49.1)
Religion  
 Christian 45 (81.8)
 Muslim 7 (12.7)
 Others 3 (5.5)
Ethnic group
 Ga 23 (41.8)
 Akan 15 (27.3)
 Ewe 11 (20.0)
 Dagbon 6 (10.9)
Occupation
 Trader 13 (23.6)
 Artisan 12 (21.8)
 Professional 10 (18.2)
 Unemployed 20 (36.4)
Total 55 (100.00)