Table 1

Descriptive characteristics of healthcare workers (n=8579)

Age, mean 33.19, SD 8.86
 18–2942.2% (3618)
 30–4444.8% (3842)
 45 and above13.0% (1119)
Gender
 Male55.6% (4770)
 Female44.4% (3809)
Religion
 Islam94.6% (8114)
 Christianity4.1% (350)
 Hinduism1.3% (109)
 Others0.1% (6)
Province
 Sindh30.8% (2641)
 Punjab29.9% (2563)
 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa28.2% (2419)
 Federal Capital11.1% (956)
Major language
 Urdu21.7% (1860)
 Sindhi17.1% (1470)
 Punjabi29.2% (2509)
 Pushtu23.7% (2035)
 Baluchi0.6% (51)
 Hindko4.4% (375)
 Siraiki2.5% (214)
 Others0.8% (65)