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Table 1 Baseline Characteristics of the participants

From: No difference in sexual behavior of adolescent girls following Human Papilloma Virus vaccination: a case study two districts in Uganda; Nakasongola and Luwero

Parameter Luweero (n = 200) Nakasongola (n = 200)
Frequency Percent Frequency Percent
Age (years):
12 – 13 131 65.5 171 85.5
14 – 15 69 34.5 29 14.5
Tanner stage:
I 7 3.5 38 19.0
II – III 141 70.5 144 72.0
IV – V 52 26.0 18 9.0
Class:
P.5 47 23.5 118 59.0
P.6 96 48.0 61 30.5
P.7 57 28.5 21 10.5
Weight (kg):
36 36 18.0 68 34.0
37 – 42 42 21.0 58 29.0
43 – 48 58 29.0 39 19.5
> 48 64 32.0 35 17.5
Height (cm):
≤ 145.0 41 20.5 56 28.0
145.1 – 150.0 42 21.0 56 28.0
150.1 – 155.0 54 27.0 52 26.0
> 155.0 63 31.5 36 18.0
Living with parents:
Both parents 91 45.5 124 62.0
Mother 49 24.5 46 23.0
Father 7 3.5 8 4.0
Others 53 26.5 22 11.0
Care taker’s education:
≤ Primary 68 34.0 56 28.0
> Primary 63 31.5 77 38.5
Religion:
Catholic 52 26.0 50 25.0
Protestant 49 24.5 80 40.0
Muslim 41 14.2 11 5.5
Born again 51 25.5 43 21.5
Adventist 6 3.0 16 8.0
Others 1 0.5 0 0.0