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Table 2 Participant demographics

From: Development of a scale to measure stigma related to podoconiosis in Southern Ethiopia

Variables Category Podoconiosis patients Unaffected community members
   Number (%) Number (%)
Sex Female 81 (54) 204 (42.2)
  Male 69 (46) 279 (57.8)
Age <25 23 (15.3) 57 (11.8)
  25–34 35 (47) 146 (30.2)
  35–49 47 (31.3) 209 (43.3)
  > = 50 45(30) 71 (14.7)
Education Illiterate 98 (65.3) 207 (42.9)
  Literate 52 (34.7) 276 (57.1)