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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the study participants in Northwest, Ethiopia

From: Cutaneous leishmaniasis a neglected tropical disease: community knowledge, attitude and practices in an endemic area, Northwest Ethiopia

Variable Frequency Percent (%)
Age
 18–30 133 32.6
 31–40 140 34.3
 41–50 90 22.1
 51–60 31 7.6
 ≥ 61 14 3.4
Gender
 Female 234 57.4
 Male 174 42.7
Education level
 Read and write 21 5.2
 Primary 114 27.9
 Secondary 59 14.5
 Tertiary 20 4.9
 Illiterate 194 47.6
Occupation
 Farmer 255 62.5
 Government employee 41 10.1
 House wife 30 7.4
 Private 55 13.5
 Student 12 2.9
 Unemployed 15 3.7