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Table 1 Demographic and therapeutic features of participants in the study

From: Redemption from plight: a qualitative study on reasons behind treatment decisions among Iranian male opioid users

Features Mean (SD)/Frequency (%)
Age 37.60 (10.06)
OUD duration (year) 12.43 (7.19)
Education level
 Primary school 10 (18.18%)
 Less than a high school diploma 16 (29.10%)
 High school graduate 20 (36.36%)
 University 9 (16.36%)
Marital status
 Married 30 (54.55%)
 Single 23 (41.82%)
 Divorced 2 (3.63%)
Being a father 21 (38.18%)
Multi-user
 Opium & heroin 8 (34.78%)
 Opium & opium juice 4 (17.39%)
 Opium & opium juice & heroin 2 (8.70%)
 Heroin & Asian crack 2 (8.70%)
 Others 7 (30.43%)