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Table 2 Knowledge of respondents’ about school health programme

From: School health services and its practice among public and private primary schools in Western Nigeria

Knowledge Public schools N = 180 (%) Private schools N = 180 (%) Total N = 360 (%) Test statistic value (X2) p value
Definition of school health programme
 Poor 166 (92.2) 167 (92.8) 333 (92.5) 2.043 0.360
 Fair 12 (6.7) 13 (7.2) 25 (6.9)   
 Good 2 (1.1) 0 (0.0) 2 (0.6)   
Knowledge of the components of school health programme
 Poor 164 (91.1) 167 (92.8) 331 (91.9)   
 Fair 15 (8.3) 9 (5.0) 24 (6.7) 3.327 0.189
 Good 1 (0.6) 4 (2.2) 5 (1.4)   
Knowledge of the impact of medical record keeping in school health programme
 Correct 176 (97.8) 175 (97.2) 351 (97.5) 0.203 0.652
 Incorrect 4 (2.2) 5 (2.8) 9 (2.5)   
Effective knowledge of first aid among head teachers
 Correct 140 (77.8) 130 (72.2) 270 (75.0) 1.398 0.237
 Incorrect 40 (22.2) 50 (27.8) 90 (25.0)