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Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics of interviewees in the semi structured interviews (SSI)

From: Community knowledge, perceptions and water contact practices associated with transmission of urinary schistosomiasis in an endemic region: a qualitative cross-sectional study

Variable Children (n = 20) Frequency (%) Parents (n = 29) Frequency (%)
Sex
 Males 10 (50) 15 (51.7)
 Females 10 (50) 14 (48.3)
Age (yrs)
 12–13 15 (75)  
 14–15 5 (25)  
  ≤ 25   5 (17.2)
 25–34   11 (37.9)
 35–44   4 (13.8)
 45–54   5 (17.2)
  ≥ 55   4 (13.8)
Education
 Standard four 4 (20)  
 Standard five 6 (30)  
 Standard six 6 (30)  
 Standard seven 4 (20)  
 No formal   7 (24.1)
 Primary   19 (65.5)
 Secondary   3 (10.3)
Occupation
 Pupil 20 (100)  
 Subsistence farmer   27 (93.1)
 Other   2 (6.9)