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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants presented as number and percentage

From: Repeated praziquantel treatment and Opisthorchis viverrini infection: a population-based cross-sectional study in northeast Thailand

Characteristics Number (n = 3081) Percentage
History of praziquantel treatment
 Never 1782 57.8
 Once 855 27.7
 Twice 252 8.2
 Three times 85 2.8
 More than three times 107 3.5
Gender
 Women 1908 61.9
 Men 1173 38.1
Age groups (years)
 40–44 417 13.6
 45–49 604 19.6
 50–54 669 21.8
 55–59 582 18.9
 60 years and over 802 26.1
 Mean (standard deviation) 54.06 (8.80)  
Education levels
 Primary and lower 1972 64.0
 Secondary 882 28.6
 Certificate and higher 227 7.4
Occupation
 Unemployed 114 3.7
 Farmer 2348 76.2
 Others 619 20.1
Smoking history
 No 2257 73.3
 Yes, current or previous 824 26.7
Alcohol consumption history
 No 1122 36.4
 Yes, current or previous 1959 63.6
History of raw fish eating
 No 199 6.5
 Yes, current or previous 2882 93.5
Distance from water source to sub-district
 < 1 km 2884 93.6
 1 km and over 197 6.4
 Mean (standard deviation) 0.18 (0.65)