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Table 1 Distribution of participants according to knowledge, attitude and practices n = 190

From: Assessment of knowledge, attitudes, and practices towards Zika virus among healthcare workers in St. Kitts

  Knowledge Attitude Practice
Variable Poor
n (%)
Good
n (%)
p-valuea Poor
n (%)
Good
n (%)
p-valuea Poor
n (%)
Good
n (%)
p-valuea
Age    0.290    0.295    0.020*
  < 40 53 (69.7) 71 (62.3)   37 (71.2) 87 (63.0)   51 (76.1) 73 (59.3)  
  ≥ 40 23 (30.3) 43 (37.7)   15 (28.8) 51 (37.0)   16 (23.9) 50 (40.7)  
Gender    0.829    0.022*    0.866
 Female 59 (77.6) 90 (78.9)   35 (67.3) 114 (82.6)   53 (79.1) 96 (78.0)  
 Male 17 (22.4) 24 (21.1)   17 (32.7) 24 (17.4)   14 (20.9) 27 (22.0)  
Marital status    0.947    0.585    0.567
 Married 21 (27.6) 32 (28.1)   13 (25.0) 40 (29.0)   17 (25.4) 36 (29.3)  
 Unmarried 55 (72.4) 82 (71.9)   39 (75.0) 98 (71.0)   50 (74.6) 87 (70.7)  
Education    0.009**    0.288    0.577
 Without degree 39 (51.3) 37 (32.5)   24 (46.2) 52 (37.7)   25 (37.3) 51 (41.5)  
 With degree 37 (48.7) 77 (67.5)   28 (53.8) 86 (62.3)   42 (62.7) 72 (58.5)  
Income    0.007**    0.121    0.219
 Low 51 (67.1) 54 (47.4)   24 (46.2) 81 (58.7)   33 (49.3) 72 (58.5)  
 High 25 (32.9) 60 (52.6)   28 (53.8) 57 (41.3)   34 (50.7) 51 (41.5)  
Occupation    0.159    0.598    0.119
 Clinician 43 (56.6) 76 (66.7)   31 (59.6) 88 (63.8)   37 (55.2) 82 (66.7)  
 Non-Clinician 33 (43.4) 38 (33.3)   21 (40.4) 50 (36.2)   30 (44.8) 41 (33.3)  
Work experience    0.545    0.248    0.630
  ≤ 5 32 (42.1) 43 (37.7)   24 (46.2) 51 (37.0)   28 (41.8) 47 (38.2)  
  > 5 44 (57.9) 71 (62.3)   28 (53.8) 87 (63.0)   39 (58.2) 76 (61.8)  
Place of employment    0.351    0.517    0.273
 Urban 63 (82.9) 100 (87.7)   46 (88.5) 117 (84.8)   60 (89.6) 103 (83.7)  
 Rural 13 (17.1) 14 (12.3)   6 (11.5) 21 (15.2)   7 (10.4) 20 (16.3)  
  1. *p value < 0.05, **p value < 0.01, *** p value < 0.001, a Pearson chi-square