Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of participants

CharacteristicsFrequency (%)
Age (years)
 Mean (SD)47 (14.7)
 16–3035 (20)
 31–4028 (16)
 41–5034 (20)
 51–6048 (27)
 61–7028 (16)
 71–801 (1)
Gender
 Male88 (51)
 Female86 (49)
Occupation
 Farmer126 (72)
 Labour work23 (13)
 Housewife15 (9)
 Student7 (4)
 Office work3 (2)
Geographic location
 Terai140 (80)
 Hills27 (16)
 Mountains7 (4)