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Table 2 Description of demographic characteristics of the studied students (number = 761 people)

From: The role of correlated factors based on Pender health promotion model in brushing behavior in the 13–16 years old students of Guilan, Iran

Specifications   Abundance Percentage
City of residence Rasht, Khoshkbijar, Lasht Nasha 484 63.6
Talesh 60 7.9
Foman 53 7
Anzali 70 9.2
Rodbar, Rahmat abad 77 10.1
Langerod, Komle 17 2.2
Gender Girl 374 49.1
Boy 387 50.9
Age 14 and less 191 25.1
15 473 62.2
16 97 12.7
Number of children in the family 1 138 18.1
2 407 53.5
3 151 20.0
4 and above 59 7.8
Birth rank 1 387 50.9
2 255 33.6
3 76 10.0
4 and more 42 5.5
Father’s job Employee 171 22.5
manual worker 74 9.7
Free 421 55.3
the farmer 28 3.7
Retired 61 8.1
Mother’s job housewife 601 79
Employee 92 12.1
manual worker 5 0.7
Free 56 7.4
the farmer 2 0.3
Retired 4 0.5
Father Education illiterate 22 2.9
Primary 104 13.7
Middle school or high school 199 26.1
diploma 254 33.4
Post-diploma, bachelor’s degree and higher 178 23.4
Mother’s education illiterate 25 3.3
Primary 112 14.7
Middle school or high school 202 26.5
diploma 262 34.4
Post-diploma, bachelor’s degree and higher 160 21
The economic situation Bad 17 2.2
medium 405 53.2
Good 337 44.3