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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: Factors associated with acceptability of child circumcision in Botswana -- a cross sectional survey

Variable Percent Number
Sex
 Male 46.9 3744
 Female 53.1 4240
Age
 15–24 29.8 2379
 25–34 29.7 2371
 35–44 20.3 1620
 45–54 12.7 1013
 55–64 7.5 601
Education
 Primary/less 21.1 1684
 Secondary 56.9 4542
 Tertiary/higher 22.0 1758
Place of residence
 Urban 35.8 2858
 Rural 64.2 5126
Religion
 Christianity 86.3 6890
 Other non-Christian 4.3 343
 No religion 9.4 751
Suppose you had male children aged below 18 years would you get them circumcised?
 Yes 83.9 6698
 No 16.1 1286
HIV status of respondent?
 Positive 19.0 1066
 Negative 81.0 4547
Men’s circumcision status?
 Circumcised 25.4 950
 Uncircumcised 74.6 2794
Men’s intention to circumcise?
 Yes 55 1536
 No 45 1258
Knowledge about circumcision
 Yes 93.1 7433
 No 7.9 551
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