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Table 1 Comparison of respondents and non-respondents, motorcycle taxi drivers included in a quasi-experimental study, Benin, 2021

From: Implementation of a model of awareness-raising for taxi motorcyclists in Benin in relation to helmet use: a quasi-experimental study

Variables Respondents (n = 124)
% or mean (SD)
No-respondents (n = 33)
% or mean (SD)
p-value
Marital status    0.792
Single 8.9 6.1  
Married or engaged 90.3 93.9  
Divorced or widowed 0.8 0.0  
Educational level    0.536
None 33.1 30.3  
Primary 33.9 21.2  
Secondary 24.2 36.4  
University 8.9 12.1  
Average daily income    0.604
  < 1500 91.8 97.0  
1500–5000 7.3 3.0  
5000–10,000 1.0 0.0  
Number of dependants    0.681
  < = 3 persons 22.6 27.3  
4 to 6 persons 36.3 36.4  
7 persons and more 41.1 36.4  
Length of time in the profession    0.154
  < 1 year 4.8 6.1  
1–4 years 28.2 15.1  
5–9 years 21.0 12.1  
  > = 10 years 46.0 66.7  
Owner of the motorbike    0.114
Yes 75.0 87.9  
No 25.0 12.1  
Accident history    0.878
Never 52.4 54.6  
Once 29.8 24.2  
2–3 time 14.5 18.2  
4 time and more 3.2 3.0  
Age 39.2 (11.0) 43.4 (13.2) 0.053