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Table 2 Comparison of demographic characteristics between experimental and control groups

From: Application of BASNEF model in students training regarding cutaneous leishmaniasis prevention behaviors: a school-based quasi experimental study

Variable Experimental group Control group P-value
No Percentage No Percentage
CL status in students      
 Currently suffering from CL 1 2.5 0 0 0.20
 Previously infected with cutaneous leishmaniasis 13 32.5 8 20
 No history of CL 26 65 32 80
CL status in the family      
 Currently suffering from CL 3 7.5 2 5 0.65
 Previously infected with CL 18 45 15 37.5
 No history of CL 19 47.5 23 57.5
Place of residence      
 Suburbs 26 65 21 52.5 0.26
 Downtown 14 35 19 47.5
Residence place status      
 Newly constructed 26 65 29 72.5 0.47
 Old 14 35 11 27.5
Educational grade      
 Grade 7 10 25 12 30 0.25
 Grade 8 12 30 16 40
 Grade 9 18 45 12 30
Fathers' educational level      
 Illiterate 4 10 7 17.5 0.20
 Primary and secondary school 19 47.5 22 55
 High school diploma 13 32.5 6 15
 Academic 4 10 5 12.5
Mothers' educational level      
 Illiterate 4 10 8 20 0.08
 Primary and secondary school 19 47.5 22 55
 High school diploma 11 27.5 6 15
 Academic 6 15 4 10