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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants (N = 83)

From: Substance use among Palestinian youth in the West Bank, Palestine: a qualitative investigation

Age
 Median   20
 Range   16–24
  N %
Males 42 50.6
Geographical distribution
 - North of West Bank 21 25.3
 - Middle of West Bank 18 21.7
 - South of West Bank 18 21.7
 - East Jerusalem 26 31.3
Type of residency
 - Urban 30 36.2
 - Rural 26 31.3
 - Camp 27 32.5
Highest level of education
 - Less than high school 21 25.3
 - High school 10 12.0
 - College 31 37.4
 - University 21 25.3
Employment status
 - Employed 12 14.4
 - Unemployed 20 24.2
 - Student 51 61.4