Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Hygienic condition of house hold of under-five children in Wukro town, Tigray, North Ethiopia, 2017–2018, (N = 394)

From: Stunting and associated factors among under-five children in Wukro town, Tigray region, Ethiopia: a cross sectional study

Variable Frequency Percent (%)
Type of latrine Private pit/wooden slab 115 29.2
Private pit/cement slab 279 70.8
Presence of washing facilities nearby latrine Yes 258 65.5
No 136 34.5
Use of soap for hand washing after toileting Yes 313 79.4
No 81 20.6
Type of waste disposal method Open field 1 .3
Common pit 393 99.7
Care giver wash hand before preparing food Yes 392 99.5
No 2 .5
Floor of the house Earth floor 59 15
Ceramics floor 335 85.0