Health-related Behaviours of International Students at a Language School in Ankara

Z Çoban, K Aalimi, S Nasar
2015 European Journal of Public Health  
This study was a survey conducted to identify certain sociodemographic characteristics and health-related behavioral factors of international students studying at a language center in Turkey. The studey also aimed at determining their knowledge on and attitude towards healthy lifestyle behaviors. Methods The study was a cross-sectional survey conducted at a language center in Turkey in 2014. A total of 201 out of 230 Turkishlearning students (87.4%) completed the survey questionnaire. Data was
more » ... ionnaire. Data was collected on socio-demographic variables, health status and heath-related behaviors. Prevalence and mean values were calculated for the variables according to the relevant categories.
doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckv176.004 fatcat:klg6gdbdjbaqnovlhlflsaa3le