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Table 1 Demographic information of the study participants

From: Provision versus promotion to develop a handwashing station: the effect on desired handwashing behavior

  Study HWS group
(N = 40)
Self-made HWS group
(N = 40)
Average age of respondents 23.7 23.2
Household Income per month
 Taka ≤5000 ($63) 16 11
 Taka 6000–10,000 ($75–125) 11 10
 Taka 11,000–20,000 ($138–250) 11 13
 Taka 21,000–30,000 ($263–375) 1 1
 Above 30,000 ($375) 2 5
Average of household income (monthly) US$127 US$196
Mother’s educational level
 No institutional education 9 8
 Primary school (I-V) 10 8
 High School (VI-X) 19 21
 Higher education (XI & above) 2 3
Have own water source 30 37
TV available at home 16 20
Mobile phone available at home 28 36
Radio available at home 3 11
Have electricity at home 21 23