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Table 3 Mean score of TB Knowledge by selected respondent's sociodemographic characteristics in baseline (2010–2011) and midline (2012–2013) surveys in 30 districts of India

From: Serial survey shows community intervention may contribute to increase in knowledge of Tuberculosis in 30 districts of India

Characteristics   Mean TB knowledge
Baseline survey*   Midline survey*
Sex
 Female 1806 5 2068 5.5
 Male 2016 5.36 2143 5.8
Age (years)
 18–24 609 5.32 629 5.6
 25–34 1057 5.08 1134 5.7
 35–44 1209 5.09 1068 5.6
 45–54 787 5.21 748 5.2
  > 55 160 5.34 632 5.6
Settlement
 Rural 2759 4.85 2915 5.5
 Urban 1063 6.12 1296 6.0
Education
 Illiterate 989 4.32 889 5.4
 literate 2833 5.53 3296 5.8
Income     
  < 4000 2291 4.89 528 5.4
  > 4001 1531 5.64 3683 5.8
Zones
 North 1020 3.5 990 5.6
 East 1050 3.6 1182 5.5
 West 979 3.9 1130 6.0
 South 773 3.6 909 5.1
  1. *All p-value within groups (ANOVA) is <0.001. Range in baseline survey; 0–11; Range in midline survey, 0–13