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Table 5 Knowledge about DOTs program and its association with socio-economic and demographic factors

From: Assessment of knowledge regarding tuberculosis among non-medical university students in Bangladesh: a cross-sectional study

   Do you know about DOTs Program?   
Variables Group Yes, 767 (91.4 %) No, 72 (8.6 %) χ2-value P-value
Religion Muslim 206(27.4 %) 546(72.6 %) 4.250 0.039
Hindu 33(37.9 %) 54(62.1 %)
Gender Male 177(30.9 %) 395(69.1 %) 5.330 0.021
Female 62(23.2 %) 205(76.8 %)
Parents’ education No Education 40(30.3 %) 92(69.7 %) 0.354 0.950
Primary 38(27.7 %) 99(72.3 %)
Secondary 58(29.0 %) 142(71.0 %)
Higher 103(27.8 %) 267(72.2 %)
Residence Rural 177(29.9 %) 414(70.1 %) 2.101 0.147
Urban 62(25.0 %) 186(75.0 %)
Type of family Single Family 202(30.2 %) 467(69.8 %) 4.728 0.030
Joint Family 37(21.8 %) 133(78.2 %)