Table 1

 Basic profiles of the subjects living on boats

CharacteristicsMaleFemale
n%n%
*For ages 15 years and over.
Age
    5–932117.533117.4
    10–1434818.933717.7
    15–1921511.71849.7
    20–241246.81417.4
    25–291337.21377.2
    30–341467.91417.4
    35–391065.81196.3
    40–44975.31236.5
    45–49955.21276.7
    50–54734.0784.1
    55–59362.0412.2
    Over 601437.81417.4
    Total1837100.01900100.0
Education level*
    Never gone to school36631.357546.7
    Primary school47440.633727.4
    Secondary school and above18716.01119.0
    Data not available14112.120917.0
    Total1168100.01232100.0
Major occupation*
    Occupations requiring boats
        Sand extraction44738.339832.3
        Fishing19216.41038.4
        Transportation342.9302.4
        Other occupations requiring boats393.3675.4
    Occupations not involving boats
        Vending70.618515.0
        Cyclo driver17214.720.2
        Labour433.7483.9
        Other occupations not involving boats605.11108.9
    Inactive17414.928923.5
    Total1168100.01232100.0