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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the census from the sampled sub-counties

From: The rural Uganda non-communicable disease (RUNCD) study: prevalence and risk factors of self-reported NCDs from a cross sectional survey

  Nakaseke Nakaseke Town Council Kasangombe Total p-value
Percent of Population (n) 43.1% (7006) 13.1% (2128) 43.9% (7138) 16,272  
Mean Age (SD) 38.3 (16.7) 35.3 (15.3) 38.1 (16.6) 37.8 (16.5) < 0.001
Male Sex (n) 45.1% (3206) 39.5% (855) 47.1% (3420) 45.3% (7481) < 0.001
Mean Household Size (SD) 5.0 (3.0) 4.7 (3.2) 5.3 (3.0) 5.1 (3.0) < 0.001
Education
 Primary or Less (n) 71.3% (5098) 50.5% (1105) 65.6% (4792) 66.0% (10,995) < 0.001
Employment Status
 Currently Employed (n) 66.5% (4643) 75.8% (1604) 71.9% (5129) 70.1% (11,376) < 0.001