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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the studied population stratified by gender

From: Perceptions of normal and abnormal ejaculatory latency times: an observational study in Ghanaian males and females

Variable Total (568) Male (483) Female (85) P value
Age (years) 28.7 ± 0.6 29.7 ± 0.7 22.8 ± 0.8 <0.0001
Married 242 (42.6 %) 217 (44.9 %) 25 (29.4 %) 0.0009
Educational level
 Basic 7 (1.2 %) 7 (1.5 %) 0 (0.0 %) 0.2641
 Secondary 97 (17.1 %) 74 (15.3 %) 23 (27.1 %) 0.008
 Tertiary 464 (81.7 %) 402 (83.2 %) 62 (73.0 %) 0.0237
Exercise
 Yes 291 (51.2 %) 252 (52.2 %) 39 (45.9 %) 0.2089
Smoking
 Yes 42 (7.4 %) 42 (8.7 %) 0 (0.0 %) 0.0047
Alcohol intake
 Yes 321 (56.5 %) 294 (60.9 %) 27 (31.8 %) <0.0001
  1. Results are presented as mean ± standard deviation
  2. IELT estimated intravaginal ejaculatory latency time