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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of assaulted victims

From: Sexual assault in Lagos, Nigeria: a five year retrospective review

Characteristic Frequency Percentage (%)
Age group   
 <10 112 39.0
 10-19 128 44.6
 20-24 23 8.0
 >24 24 8.4
Occupation   
 Student 213 74.2
 Pre- school 18 6.3
 Apprentice 17 5.9
 Professional 16 5.6
 Domestic servant 12 4.2
 Unemployed 6 2.1
 Hawker 5 1.7
Religion   
 Christianity 223 77.7
 Islam 64 22.3
Tribe   
 Yoruba 151 52.6
 Igbo 87 30.3
 Others 45 15.7
 Hausas 4 1.4