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Table 5 Attitude towards cutaneous leishmaniasis among the participants (n = 466)

From: Knowledge and attitude towards cutaneous leishmaniasis among rural endemic communities in Shara’b district, Taiz, southwestern Yemen

Variables Response categories n (%)
Is CL more dangerous than Malaria? Yes 205 (44.0)
No 191 (41.0)
I don’t know 70 (15.0)
Is CL a curable disease? Yes 386 (82.8)
No 17 (3.6)
I don’t know 63 (13.5)
Is CL a preventable disease? Yes 170 (36.6)
No 285 (61.2)
I don’t know 11 (2.4)