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Table 3 How survey participants learned about VMMC, by urbanrural status and total

From: A cross-sectional study describing motivations and barriers to voluntary medical male circumcision in Lesotho

How you learned about circumcision in facility: Maseru urban clinics (Carewell, Apex) N = 73 Non-maseru rural clinics (Ntsekhe, Mokhotlong) N = 88 Total N = 161
  n (%) n (%) n (%)
Family members 6 (8.2) 18 (20.5) 24 (14.9)
Friends who accessed VMMC 38 (52.1) 27 (30.7) 65 (40.4)
Friends who have not accessed VMMC 8 (11.0) 3 (3.4) 11 (6.8)
Health booklet 0 (0.0) 7 (8.0) 7 (4.4)
Radio 8 (11.0) 10 (11.4) 18 (11.2)
TV 7 (9.6) 0 (0.0) 7 (4.4)
Mobilization at school 1 (1.4) 16 (18.2) 17 (10.6)
Mobilization other than at school 2 (2.7) 4 (4.6) 6 (3.7)
Other: Carewell referral, health facility visit, hospital gate poster 3 (4.1) 3 (3.4) 6 (3.7)
  1. Open-ended questions where participant may give none, one, or more than one response therefore proportion in table may not add up to 100.0%.