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Table 2 Socio-economic characteristics of the study population in the Orang primary health centre

From: Socio-economic determinants for malaria transmission risk in an endemic primary health centre in Assam, India

Characteristics N (%) p (χ 2 )
Education Primary 54 (76.1) < 0.0001 (36.5)
Above Primary 17 (23.9)
Monthly Income in Indian Rupee <2000 (32.14 $) 33 (46.5) < 0.0001 (33.1)
2000–5000 (32.14–80.36 $) 33 (46.5)
>5000 (80.36 $) 5 (7.0)
House Type Bamboo 35 (49.3) < 0.0001 (30.5)
Kucha 30 (42.3)
Pucca 6 (8.5)
Information Source Newspaper 3 (4.2) < 0.0001 (50.9)
TV/Radio 43 (60.6)
None 25 (35.2)
Distance to Nearest Health Centre <1 Km 31 (43.7) 0.02 (8.3)
1–3 Km 15 (21.1)
  >3 Km 25 (35.2)  
  1. N – total number of participants.