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Table 1 Knowledge level of the key community members by demographic profile (N = 432)

From: Knowledge and attitude of key community members towards tuberculosis: mixed method study from BRAC TB control areas in Bangladesh

  Knowledge level of the key community members χ 2
  Good Average Poor  
  n (%) n (%) n (%)  
Age     
 ≤40 145 (33) 108 (25) 5 (1) 0.134
 >40 85 (20) 81 (19) 8 (2)  
Sex     
 Male 80 (19) 91 (21) 10 (2) 0.001*
 Female 150 (35) 98 (23) 3 (1)  
Educational status     
 Never attended 23 (5) 26 (6) - 0.175
 ≤10 years of education 140 (32) 124 (29) 9 (2)  
 >10 years of education 67 (16) 39 (9) 4 (1)  
Marital status     
 Married 192 (44) 155 (36) 10 (2) 0.69
 Unmarried 21 (5) 14 (3) 1 (1)  
 Single 17 (4) 20 (5) 2 (1)  
Monthly income     
 <4000 59 (14) 50 (12) 3 (1) 0.45
 4001-8000 72 (17) 72 (17) 3 (1)  
 8001-12000 50 (12) 38 (9) 5 (1)  
 12001-16000 23 (5) 11 (3) -  
 >16001 26 (6) 18 (4) 2 (1)  
  1. *p < 0.001.