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Table 1 Socio-demographic Distribution of Respondents

From: Impact of health education intervention on knowledge and perception of cervical cancer and screening for women in Ghana

Selected variablesCommunitiesTotal
ElminaKissi
Age   
10–1910.614.512.5
20–2916.721.018.8
30–3018.720.719.7
40–4921.017.919.4
50–5921.515.818.7
60–6911.69.610.6
Marital status   
Single34.629.332.0
Married44.452.648.5
Divorced9.38.08.7
Widowed9.68.59.1
Cohabiting2.01.61.8
Level of Education   
No formal education17.722.319.9
Primary45.250.047.6
Secondary26.020.523.3
Tertiary11.17.39.2
Employment status   
Retired2.81.01.9
Student13.611.912.8
Unemployed12.916.114.5
Employed70.771.070.8
Total100.0100.0100.0
  1. N for Kissi = 386, N for Elmina = 396
  2. Intervention Control