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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of study participants

From: An exploratory study of the acceptability of indoor residual spraying for malaria control in upper western Ghana

Participant groups/variablesHouseholdersAGA Mal Spray OperatorsAGA Mal officials
Age range18–3021 (28%)10 (59%)2 (25%)
31–6051 (67%)7 (41%)6 (75%)
61–804 (5%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
SexMale45 (59%)17 (100%)7 (87.5%)
Female31 (41%)0 (0%)1 (12.5%)
Level of educationNo formal education36 (48%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
Primary level10 (13%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
JHS10 (13%)3 (18%)0 (0%)
SHS10 (13%)5 (29%)0 (0%)
Tertiary10 (13%)9 (53%)8 (100%)
Employment statusEmployed (formal)5 (7%)17 (100%)8 (100%)
Employed (informal)62 (82%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
Unemployed8 (10%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
Student1 (1%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
  1. JHS Junior High School, SHS Senior High School