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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the study population

From: The prevalence of chronic pain and its associated factors among Saudi Al-Kharj population; a cross sectional study

  Frequency Percentage
n = 1031 (%)
Gender
 Male 387 37.54
 Female 644 62.46
Education level
 Primary 22 2.13
 Secondary 132 12.80
 Intermediate 31 3.01
 University 803 77.89
 Postgraduate 36 3.49
Occupation (job) status
 Civilian 548 53.15
 Not working 33 3.20
 Soldier 443 42.97
Marital status
 Married 359 34.82
 Single 665 64.50
Smoking Status
 Ex-smoker 31 3.01
 Non-smoker 891 86.42
 Current smoker 102 9.89
Chronic Diseasea
 No 940 91.17
 Yes 84 8.15
Psychological diseasesa
 No 970 94.08
 Yes 54 5.24
Chronic paina
 No 825 80.02
 Yes 198 19.20
Age (years)c 26.4 8.6
GHQ scorec,b 11.88 5.25
  1. aSelf-reported
  2. bGeneral Health Questionnaire 12 score
  3. cMean and standard deviation