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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of CDD respondents (n = 79), Quara district, 2013

From: Knowledge, attitude and practice of community drug distributors’ about onchocerciasis and community directed treatment with ivermectin in Quara district, North Western Ethiopia

Characteristics Response Number (%) Characteristics Response Number (%)
Kebeles Yikaho 13 (16.5) Marital status Unmarried 67 (84.8)
Mahdid 11 (13.9)   Married 11 (13.9)
Bambaho 26 (32.9)   Others 1 (1.3)
Dubaba 29 (36.7) Religion Orthodox 70 (88.6)
Gender Male 67 (84.8)   Muslim 9 (11.4)
Female 12 (15.2) Educational level Primary (1–8) 71 (89.9)
Age in years 18–24 10 (12.7)   Secondary 8 (10.2)
25–49 65 (82.3) Occupation Farmer 69 (87.3)
50+ 4 (5.1)   Others 10 (12.7)
Ethnic group Amhara 55 (69.6) Family size 1–4 43 (54.4)
Agewu 13 (16.5)   5+ 36 (45.6)
Gumuz 11 (13.9)