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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study participants (n = 67)

From: Integrated agriculture programs to address malnutrition in northern Malawi

Variable N (%)
Number of women interviewed 32 (48)
Number of men interviewed 35 (52)
Age
18–30 25 (37)
31–60 30 (45)
60+ 12 (18)
Marital status
Married 64 (95)
Single 3 (5)
Education
No education 26 (39)
Some primary education 19 (28)
Completed primary education and beyond 22 (33)
Number of children under age 5 in household
1 child 33 (49)
2 children 26 (39)
3 children 8 (12)
Number of years participant has been involved in the recipe days and nutrition education
>5 years 31 (46)
1–5 years 19 (28)
<1 year 17 (26)
  1. Data source: Fieldwork, May to August, 2012