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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the study participants

From: Mass drug administration for lymphatic filariasis elimination in a coastal state of India: a study on barriers to coverage and compliance

Variables Categories Male (N = 334) % (95% CI) Female (N = 357) % (95% CI) Total (N = 691) % (95% CI)
Age group 3–10 5.38(3.32–8.22) 8.75(6.13–12.05) 7.09(5.35–9.19)
11–15 6.28(4.03–9.29) 15.53(12.0–19.6) 11(8.8–13.5)
16–45 59(53.6–64.1) 58.2(53–63.2) 58.3(54.6–62.0)
>45 29.3(24.6–34.4) 18.3(14.6–22.6) 23.6(20.5–26.9)
Education Illiterate 3.9(2.18–6.4) 6.7(4.5–9.7) 5.3(3.8–7.22)
3–7 years 7.2(4.7–10.3) 27.4(22.9–32.2) 17.5(14.8–20.5)
7–10 years 17.3(15.6–21.7) 22.3(18.2–26.8) 19.8(17.0–23.0)
>10 Years 71.5(66.5–76.2) 44.35(39.2–49.5) 57.3(53.6–61.0)
Area Urban 57.9(51.2–64.3) 41.12(35.6–48.8) 31.3(27.9–34.7)
Rural 50.5(46.0–55.0) 49.4(45.0–54.0) 68.7(65.2–72.1)