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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study participants

From: Factors associated with Salmonella infection in patients with gastrointestinal complaints seeking health care at Regional Hospital in Southern Highland of Tanzania

VariablesFrequencyPercentage (%)
Sex
 Male12441.8
 Female17358.2
Age group (years)
 1–124816.2
 13–195819.5
 20–4414849.8
  ≥ 454314.5
Occupation
 Business299.8
 Employed5016.8
 Farming10033.7
 None11839.7
Level of education
 None279.1
 Primary Education11940.1
 Secondary9130.6
 Higher Education6020.2
Marital status
 Divorced20.7
 Married13244.4
 Single15752.9
 Widowed/widower62.0