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Table 2 Frequency of fire safety behaviours

From: Measuring behaviours for escaping from house fires: use of latent variable models to summarise multiple behaviours

  n %
Has torch
 Yes 347 31.9
 No 741 68.1
Knows sound of alarm
 Yes 1006 97.7
 No 24 2.3
External door keys accessible
 Never 67 6.2
 ≤1 day/week 47 4.3
 2–3 days/week 25 2.3
 4–5 days/week 16 1.5
 6-7 days/week 926 85.7
Window keys accessible
 Never 145 13.7
 ≤1 day/week 75 7.1
 2–3 days/week 26 2.5
 4–5 days/week 14 1.3
 6–7 days/week 796 75.4
Exits clear
 Never 86 8.1
 ≤1 day/week 51 4.8
 2–3 days/week 44 4.2
 4–5 days/week 40 3.8
 6–7 days/week 838 79.1
Child might hide under bed
 Strongly agree 281 32.8
 Agree 27 3.2
 Neither 71 8.3
 Disagree 218 25.5
 Strongly disagree 259 30.3
Child might hide in cupboard/wardrobe
 Strongly agree 278 32.4
 Agree 23 2.7
 Neither 51 5.9
 Disagree 233 27.1
 Strongly disagree 274 31.9
  1. Not applicable and missing responses are excluded for all variables