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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of PSAC in Chuahit, Northwest Ethiopia, 2015

From: Schistosoma mansoni and soil-transmitted helminths among preschool-aged children in Chuahit, Dembia district, Northwest Ethiopia: prevalence, intensity of infection and associated risk factors

Variables Character Frequency Percentage
Sex Male 183 45.6
  Female 218 54.4
Age (in months) ≤12 49 12
  13–24 64 16
  25–36 83 20.7
  37–48 47 11.7
  49–60 67 16.7
  61–72 91 22.7
Marital status of mothers Married 374 93.3
  Others 27 6.7
Educational status of mothers Illiterate 358 89
  Read and write 16 4
  Primary school 27 6.7
Occupation of mothers Farmer 388 96.8
  House wife 13 3.2