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Table 1 Personal socio demographic characteristics of the study participants (N = 166)

From: Who seeks child and adolescent mental health care in Kenya? A descriptive clinic profile at a tertiary referral facility

Variables n (%)
Age (years)
 0–4 8 (4.8)
 5–9 24 (14.5)
 10–14 37 (22.3)
 15–18b 97 (58.4)
 Total 166 (100)
Gender
 Male 93 (56.0)
 Female 73 (44.0)
 Total 166 (100)
School status/gradeª
 Pre primary 12 (7.2)
 Primary 35 (21)
 Secondary 89 (53.6)
 Post-secondary 4 (2.4)
 Special school 9 (5.4)
 Not in school 17 (10.2)
 Total 166 (100)
  1. aPre-primary (4–6 years of age) Primary [8 years of schooling (class 1–class 8)] Secondary [four years of schooling (form 1–form 4)]
  2. bRange of ages restricted by scope of survey (under 1–18 years)