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Table 4 Household infrastructures observation

From: Knowledge, attitudes and practices related to Taenia solium cysticercosis and taeniasis in Tanzania

  Mbulu Mpwapwa Rungwe Mbinga Total  
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) p-value
121 122 119 121 483  
Households with toilet 90/120 (67) 100/110 (91) 101/117 (86) 71/115 (62) 362/462 (78)  < 0.001
Complete toilet wall 75/90 (83) 98/100 (98) 100/101 (99) 68/71 (96) 341/362 (94)  < 0.001
Complete toilet roof 65/86 (76) 75/94 (80) 76/95 (80) 56/69 (81) 272/344 (79) 0.850
Toilet floor material Clay/sand 70/86 (81) 67/94 (71) 52/95 (55) 30/69 (43) 219/344 (64)  < 0.001
Cement 15/86 (17) 27/94 (29) 35/95 (37) 34/69 (49) 111/344 (32)
Wood/tiles 1/86 (1) 0/94 (0) 8/95 (8) 5/69 (7) 14/344 (4)
Type of toilet Flushing/pour toilet 3/84 (4) 10/97 (10) 31/95 (33) 25/68 (37) 69/343 (20)  < 0.001
Pit latrine 81/84 (96) 87/97 (90) 64/95 (67) 43/68 (63) 274/343 (80)
Faeces seen on toilet floor 1/86 (1) 1/94 (1) 1/95 (1) 0/69 (0) 3/344 (1) 0.577
Hand washing facilities in toilet Yes, ≤ 5 m 19/86 (22) 20/94 (21) 44/95 (46) 33/69 (48) 116/344 (34)  < 0.001
Yes, > 5 m 2/86 (2) 2/94 (2) 0/95 (0) 0/69 (0) 4/344 (1)
No hand washing facilities 65/86 (76) 60/94 (64) 52/95 (55) 36/69 (52) 213/344 (62)
Hand washing soap in toilet 11/86 (13) 14/94 (15) 11/95 (12) 1/69 (1) 37/344 (11)  < 0.001
Presence of pigpen in the household 65/120 (54) 83/110 (75) 77/117 (66) 68/115 (59) 234/462 (51) 0.012
Pigpen floor materials Sand/clay 56/65 (86) 73/87 (88) 59/77 (77) 9/68 (13) 197/234 (67)  < 0.001
Cement 2/65 (3) 6/83 (7) 2/77 (3) 33/68 (49) 43/234 (15)
Wood 4/65 (6) 4/83 (5) 13/77 (17) 26/68 (38) 47/234 (16)
Other materials 3/65 (4) 0/83 (0) 3/77 (3) 0/68 (0) 6/234 (2)
  1. All p-values are based on a Chi-square analysis of numbers across the four districts