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Table 2 Sanitation, hygeine practice and medical condition of study participants (n = 320)

From: Intestinal parasite infections and associated factors among inmates of Arba Minch prison, southern Ethiopia: cross sectional study

VariablesCategoriesNo.%
Having hand practice after toiletYes30093.8
No206.3
Frequency hand washing after toiletAlways12137.8
Most of time7724.1
Some times9429.4
Rarely113.4
Using soap for washing handYes15852.7
No14247.3
Hand washing practice after handling soilYes29391.6
No278.4
Eat vegetables before washingYes26281.9
No5818.1
Eat raw or undercooked meatYes5216.3
No26883.8
Finger nail of participantTrimmed21567.2
Not trimmed10532.8
Frequency of shoe wearingAlways1537.8
Most of time5717.8
Some times10532.8
Rarely51.6
Source of drinking waterTanker30595.3
Pipe154.7
Waste disposal container in the inmates roomYes28990.3
No319.7
Open defecation practiceYes61.9
No31498.1
Having of chronic diseasesYes5416.9
No26683.1
Type of chronic diseases (n = 54)HIV103.1
DM61.9
CVI257.8
Hypertension113.4