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Table 1 Respondents’ socio-demographic characteristics

From: Prevalence and correlates of intimate partner violence towards female students of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Variables n (%)
Age group (years)  
  <20 399 (29.4)
  20-24 611 (45.1)
  25-29 262 (19.3)
  30-34 58 (4.3)
  35+ 25 (1.9)
Marital status  
  Single 1242 (91.7)
  Married 107 (7.9)
  Divorced 6 (0.4)
Study level  
  1st - 3rd year 731 (53.9)
  4th - 6th year 369 (27.2)
  Masters degree 218 (16.1)
  Ph.D 17 (1.3)
  No response 20 (1.5)
Religion  
  Christianity 1156 (85.3)
  Islam 182 (13.4)
  Traditional 14 (1.1)
  No response 3 (0.2)
Sponsor  
  Mother 221 (16.3)
  Father 898 (66.3)
  Husband/boyfriend 97 (7.2)
  Other relatives 51 (3.7)
  Government/scholarship 6 (0.4)
  No response 82 (6.1)