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Table 3 Factors Associated with HBV knowledge attitude and practice

From: Knowledge, attitude, and practice towards Hepatitis B infection among nurses and midwives in two maternity hospitals in Khartoum, Sudan

Demographic variablesNo.Average knowledgep-valueFavourable attitudep-valueSafe practicep-value
Age group
 21–30 year7237(51.4%)0.91931(43.1%)0.29834 (47.2%)0.576
 31–40 year126 (50.0%)2 (16.7%)7 (58.3%)
 41–50 year138 (61.5%)4 (30.8%)6 (46.2%)
 More than 50137 (53.8%)4 (30.8%)4 (30.8%)
Hospital
 Saudi6430 (46.9%)0.00558 (90.5%)0.12420 (31.4%)0.391
 Saad Abul-Ella4634 (73.9%)37 (80.4%)18 (39.1%)
Occupation
 Nurse8048 (60.0%)0.52869 (86.3%)0.95525 (31.3%)0.235
 Midwife3016 (53.3%)26 (86.6%)13 (43.3%)
Education
 Below university3016 (53.3%)0.52824 (80.0%)0.23413 (43.3%)0.235
 University or above8048 (60.0%)71 (88.8%)25 (31.3%)
Experience
  < 2 years6538 (58.5%)0.94357 (88.7%)0.62619 (29.2%)0.159
  > 2 years4526 (57.8%)38 (84.4%)19 (42.2%)