Table 1

Participant characteristics

CharacteristicsNorthern regionSouthern region
RuralUrbanTotal (%)RuralUrbanTotal (%)Total
Gender
 Female9514 (28)11617 (34)31 (62)
 Male7310 (20)639 (18)19 (38)
Age (range 25–90)
 25–34314 (8)123 (6)7 (14)
 35–44213 (6)415 (10)8 (16)
 45–54516 (12)123 (6)9 (18)
 55–64224 (8)325 (10)9 (18)
 65–74033 (6)729 (18)12 (24)
 ≥75404 (8)112 (4)6 (12)
Employment
 Formal sector549 (18)404 (8)13 (26)
 Informal sector415 (10)6511 (22)16 (32)
 Unpaid/dependent628 (16)022 (4)10 (20)
 Pension112 (4)729 (18)11 (22)
Total16824 (48)17926 (52)50 (100)