Table 2

Sociodemographic characteristics of study participants

CharacteristicsFrequency (%; N=247)
Age group (years)
 18–2567 (26.8)
 26–3365 (26.0)
 34–4140 (16.0)
 42–4923 (9.2)
 >4955 (22.0)
Gender
 Female156 (63.2)
 Male91 (36.8)
Domicile
 Urban129 (52.2)
 Rural118 (47.8)
Occupation
 Farming80 (32.3)
 Trading39 (15.8)
 Artisans7 (2.8)
 Civil servant18 (7.3)
 Housewife94 (38.2)
 Schooling4 (1.6)
 Unemployed5 (2.0)
Education group
 Had western education62 (25.1)
 Had no western education185 (74.9)
Religious affiliation
 Islam239 (96.8)
 Christianity8 (3.2)
Previous clinical trial participation
 Only one200 (81.0)
 More than one47 (19.0)