Skip to main content

Table 1 Demographic and socioeconomic data for WRA in study area, November 2005, Yen Bai Province, Viet Nam. (N = 382*)

From: Lessons learned from implementation of a demonstration program to reduce the burden of anemia and hookworm in women in Yen Bai Province, Viet Nam

Variable   N (%)
Mean Age
(95% CI)
  31.73
(30.93–32.53)
Marital status Married 320 (85%)
  Not married 54 (14%)
  Divorced/Widow 3 (<1%)
Number of children Median
(range)
2
(0–5)
Ethnicity Kinh 252 (66%)
  Tay 46 (12%)
  Cao Lan 29 (8%)
  Dao 50 (13%)
  Other 3 (<1%)
Education level Illiterate 27 (7%)
  To Grade 5 57 (15%)
  Grade 6–9 210 (56%)
  Grade 10–12 70 (19%)
  Higher 10 (3%)
Current pregnancy status Pregnant 6 (2%)
  Not pregnant 370 (98%)
Frequency of wearing shoes Never 44 (12%)
  Occasionally 184 (50%)
  Always 142 (38%)
  1. * Failure to sum to 382 indicates the woman's uncertainty or no response.