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Table 2 Aspects of use of selected media

From: The Internet as a source of reproductive health information among adolescent girls in an urban city in Nigeria

  Total N = 1145 In-school n = 1011 Out-of-school n = 134 Chi Square statistic
Working radios in household (%)     
0 17.1 11.7 18.8 12.45**
1 65.9 66.0 76.6  
2 or more 17.0 22.3 4.6  
Hours a week listening to radio, Mean (SD) 21.13(12.56) 6(4.87) 23.34(18.18) 6.22**
Working televisions in household (%)     
0 14.8 9.9 15.5 67.22**
1 69.5 73.9 75.3  
2 or more 15.7 16.2 9.2  
Hours a week watching television, Mean (SD) 19.45(13.90) 22.13(12.19) 11.98(22.89) 12.14**
Ever used the internet (%yes) 73.1 74.9 68.6 12.17**
Home access to the Internet (%yes) 41.9 43.9 5.6 22.19**
E-mail account (%yes) 58.0 65.2 57.4 1.99**