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Table 1 Socio-demographic data of patients with perforated Peptic ulcer disease in four teaching hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From: Pattern and outcome of perforated peptic ulcer disease patient in four teaching hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a prospective cohort multicenter study

Category NumberPercentage
GENDERMale8486.6
Female1313.4
Male: Female ratio 6.5: 1
AgeMean age of 31.9,Median of 27,Age range from 16 to 76
11–201717.5
21–304142.3
31–402323.7
41–5044.1
51–6066.2
61–7044.1
71–8022.1
AddressAddis Ababa8284.5
Outside Addis Ababa1515.5
ReligionOrthodox Christian7577.3
Muslims1616.5
Other Christians66.2
Alcohol useYes4445.4
No5354.6
Khat use (Catha edulis)Yes1717.5
No8082.5
Smokingyes3233
No6567
Co-morbiditypresent33.1
Absent9496.9
NSAID usePresent22.1
absent9597.9
Fastingpresent1313.4
seasonsummer1818.6
autumn1919.6
winter2626.7
spring3435.1
History of PUD
H. pylori infection
Present7375.3
absent2424.7
positive33.1
Negative44.1
unknown9092.8