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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents (N = 448)

From: Insecticide use pattern and phenotypic susceptibility of Anopheles gambiae sensu lato to commonly used insecticides in Lower Moshi, northern Tanzania

Characteristics Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Sex
 Male 178 39.7
 Female 270 60.3
Age group
 18–25 127 28.8
 26–35 95 21.5
 36–45 133 30.2
 46–55 181 41.0
Education level
 Primary 313 69.9
 Secondary 100 22.3
 Others 35 7.8
No of people in the household
 1–3 117 26.1
 4–6 274 61.2
 5+ 57 12.7
No of under-fives in the households
 0–2 433 96.7
 3+ 15 3.3
Marital status
 Single 51 11.6
 Married 333 75.7
 Others 56 12.7
aMajor sources of income
 Farming 326 72.8
 Livestock keeping 97 21.7
 Fishing 10 2.2
 Business 95 21.2
 Employed 19 4.2
 Others 35 7.8
  1. This table was developed using descriptive and one way analysis of variance (ANOVA) statistics output
  2. aMultiple response option