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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of methadone respondents

From: Factors affecting addiction severity index (ASI) among clients enrolled in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) program in Myanmar

Variable Frequency (n and %) Mean (SD) Range
Age (years) 33.35 (8.85) 20–76
Less than and equal 35 years 129 (61.4%)
more than 35 years 81 (38.6%)
Gender   
Male 207 (98.6%)
Female 3 (1.4%)
BMI (body mass index) 206 (98%) 20.52 (3.38) 14.03–33.39
Less than 18.5 (underweight) 61 (29.61%)
Between 18.5 and 25 (normal) 123 (59.71%)
More than 25 (overweight) 22 (10.68%)
Working as outreach or peer   
Yes 29 (13.81%)
No 181 (86.19%)
Education (years)   
No formal education 6 (2.86%)
Primary 42 (20%)
Secondary (Middle + High School) 117 (55.71%)
College- University 45 (21.43%)
Marital status   
Married 84 (40.58%)
Separated/divorce/widowed 27 (13.04%)
Single 96 (46.38%)
Living style in recent 3 year period   
Nuclear family style 72 (34.45%)
With parents 91 (43.54%)
Extended family 41 (19.62%)
Alone 5 (2.39%)
Employment (usual/last)   
Employed 192 (91.43%)
Un-employed currently (includes disable, student) 18 (8.57%)