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Table 1 Background information of study sample (n = 2749)

From: Sexual practices among unmarried adolescents in Tanzania

Characteristics Number (%)
Sample origin  
   In-school 2021 (73.5)
   Out-of-school 728 (26.5)
Sex  
   Male 1419 (51.6)
   Female 1330 (48.4)
Religion  
   Christian 2527 (91.9)
   Muslim 58 (2.1)
   Other or no religion 164 (6.0)
Education*  
   No formal 110 (4.0)
   Some primary 2142 (83.6)
   Above primary 310 (12.1)
  1. * The total number in this category does not add up to 2749 because of non-responses
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