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Table 1 Socio-demographic distribution of study respondents in the Serengeti ecosystem, 2014

From: Sero-prevalence and spatial distribution of Rift Valley fever infection among agro-pastoral and pastoral communities during Interepidemic period in the Serengeti ecosystem, northern Tanzania

  District Enrolled
Variable Bunda N = 300 (%) Ngorongoro N = 210 (%) Serengeti N = 241(%) Total 751 (%)
Age group
  < 15 2 (1) 16 (8) 24 (11) 42 (5.6)
 15–29 67 (22) 97 (46) 54 (22) 218 (29.0)
 30–49 169 (56) 74 (35) 141 (66) 384 (51.0)
  > 50 62 (21) 23 (11) 22 (9) 107 (14.3)
Sex
 Female 186 (62) 132 (63) 121 (50) 439 (58.5)
 Male 114 (38) 78 (37) 120 (50) 312 (41.5)
Education Level
 No Education 15 (5) 97 (46) 98 (41) 214(28.5)
 Primary 235 (78) 84 (40) 105 (44) 420 (55.9)
 Secondary 48 (16) 22 (11) 28 (12) 98 (13.1)
 College 2 (7) 7 (3) 10 (4) 19 (2.5)
Occupation
 Businessmen 31 (10) 10 (5) 29 (12) 70 (9.3)
 Pastoralist 17 (6) 150 (71) 59 (25) 227 (30.2)
 Peasant 217 (72%) 20 (10) 57 (24) 294 (39.2)
 Employed 15 (5) 19 (9) 15 (6) 49 (6.5)
 Unspecifieda 20 (7) 11 (5) 81 (34) 112(15)
  1. aThose whose occupation was not specified during data collection