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Table 1 Characteristics of respondents

From: Knowledge, perception and practices towards sickle cell disease: a community survey among adults in Lubaga division, Kampala Uganda

Variable Frequency (N = 102) Percentage (%)
Sex
 Male 39 38.2
 Female 63 61.8
Age group (years)   
 < 18 13 12.7
 19–28 63 61.8
 29–38 20 19.6
 >  38 6 5.9
Marital status
 In union 48 47.1
 Not in union 54 52.9
Have biological children
 Yes 64 62.7
 No 38 37.3
Know your SCD status
 Yes 58 56.9
 No 44 43.1