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Table 2 Prevalence of Khat Chewing

From: Prevalence of Khat chewing in college and secondary (high) school students of Jazan region, Saudi Arabia

Factor Total No of Khat Chewing % Khat Chewing Significance
Residence:     
   1. Rural 4901 1003 20.50 p < 0.05
   2. Urban 3037 743 24.50  
Sex:     
   1. Male 4477 1690 37.70 p < 0.05
   2. Female 4146 151 3.60  
Age:     
   1. <15 23 4 17.40 p < 0.05
   2. 15–<20 5494 1120 20.40  
   3. 20–25 2648 641 24.20  
Education Sector:     
   1. Jizan 5512 1001 18.20 p < 0.05
   2. Sabiya 1118 439 39.20