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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of respondents

From: Domestic waste disposal practice and perceptions of private sector waste management in urban Accra

Variables Frequency (N = 364) Percent %
Sex   
Male 181 49.7
Female 183 50.3
Age in years   
21 – 30 77 21.1
31 – 40 147 40.4
41 – 50 80 22.0
51 – 60 39 10.7
61 and above 21 5.8
Marital status   
Single 154 42.3
Married 210 57.7
Religion   
Christian 175 48.1
Muslim 155 42.6
Traditional 34 9.3
Level of education   
None 46 12.6
Basic education 179 49.1
Senior/Higher 139 38.2