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Table 1 Demographic Characteristics of respondents.

From: Perceived causes and risk factors of Buruli ulcer among patients at Agogo Presbyterian hospital in Ashanti Region of Ghana

Variables Characteristics Frequency Percentage  
Age (years)
  15–19 78 20  
20–24 84 21  
25–29 92 23  
30–34 77 19 Mean = 31.3
35–39 69 17 SD = 12.068
Gender
  Male 196 49  
Female 204 51  
Educational background
  Primary 71 18  
Middle/JHS 110 27  
Sec/SHS/A level 80 20  
Tertiary 69 17  
No formal education 70 18  
Marital status
  Married 190 48  
Single 176 44  
Widowed 34 8  
Ethnicity
  Akan 165 41  
Ewe 75 19  
Ga/Adangme 58 15  
Gonja 48 12  
Mole-Dagbani 54 13  
Occupation
  Unemployed 85 21  
Farmer 64 16  
Civil servant 64 16  
Trader 109 27  
Artisan 78 20  
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