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Table 2 Social demographic characteristics of the children enrolled in Sissa sub-county, Wakiso

From: Prevalence of group a streptococcus pharyngeal carriage and clinical manifestations in school children aged 5–15 yrs in Wakiso District, Uganda

Variable School Total
Kitende Bethel Mpumudde Jjanyi Faith Trust
N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%)
Sex:
 Male 58 (48.3) 14 (24.6) 20 (37.0) 31 (43.1) 26 (40.6) 149 (40.7)
 Female 61 (51.7) 43 (75.4) 34 (63.0) 41 (56.1) 38 (59.4) 217 (59.3)
House Typea
 Single 72 (60.5) 35 (61.4) 44 (81.5) 44 (61.1) 49 (76.6) 244 (68)
 Semi detached 44 (37.0) 18 (31.6) 10 (18.5) 28 (38.9) 15 (23.4) 115 (32)
School Location:
 Rural 0 0 54 72 0 125 (34)
 Peri-urban 119 57 0 0 64 241 (66)
School Type Child Attends:
 Private 0 57 0 0 64 121(33)
 Government 119 0 54 72 0 245 (67)
Class child Attends:
 Lower 45 (37.8) 21 (36.8) 27 (50.0) 45 (62.5) 30 (46.9) 168(45.9)
 Middle 49 (41.2) 9 (15.8) 15 (27.8) 22 (30.6) 26 (40.6) 121(33.1)
 Upper 25 (21.0) 27 (47.4) 12 (22.2) 5 (6.9) 8 (12.5) 77 (21)
  1. a7 children had this information missing