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Table 3 Demographic data for individual study participants

From: The epidemiology of Taenia spp. infection and Taenia solium cysticerci exposure in humans in the Central Highlands of Vietnam

Characteristic Frequency Percentage (95% CI)
Total number of participants 342  
Age (years)
  < 25 63 18 (14 to 23)
 25–60 223 65 (60 to 70)
  > 60 56 16 (13 to 21)
Sex
 Male 104 30 (26 to 36)
 Female 238 70 (64 to 74)
Highest level of education
 None 149 44 (38 to 49)
 Primary/secondary 184 54 (48 to 59)
 Tertiary 9 2.6 (1.3 to 5.1)
Primary activity
 Farming 298 87 (83 to 90)
 Livestock 14 4.1 (2.3 to 6.9)
 Civil service 5 1.5 (0.5 to 3.6)
 Other 25 7.3 (4.9 to 11)
Ethnicity
 Kinh 40 11 (8.6 to 15)
 Ede 302 88 (84 to 91)