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Table 1 Demographic characteristics and prevalence of CCHF related high risk behaviors in a sample of Iranian butchers

From: Pattern of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever related high risk behaviors among Iranian butchers and its relation to perceived self-efficacy

Items Total (n = 420)
N (%)
Sex
 Male 400 (95.2)
 Female 16 (3.8)
Region
 Rural 206 (49.0)
 Urban 214 (51.0)
Education
  ≥ 12 years 364 (86.7)
  < 12 years 56 (13.3)
Marital status
 Single 72 (17.1)
 Married 348 (82.9)
Having history contact with carcasses, blood or raw red meat 352 (83.8)
Skipping of gloves wearing 220 (52.4)
Skipping of mask wearing 336 (80.0)
Skipping of glasses wearing 348 (82.9)
Skipping of using work clothes and boots 120 (28.6)
Knife carrying with mouth 32 (7.6)
Having history of physical contact with ticks 170 (40.5)