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Table 2 Characteristics of respondents in 2007 household survey

From: Community perceptions of a malaria vaccine in the Kintampo districts of Ghana

Characteristics of respondents (N= 466) (%)
Age group  
19-23 1.1
24-28 12.4
29-34 36.1
35-39 38.6
40-44 6.0
45-49 4.3
50-54 1.1
55+ 0.4
Education  
None 34.3
Primary 18.9
Middle School/Junior Secondary School 38.0
Technical/Commercial/Senior Secondary School 6.2
Post middle/Secretarial 1.5
Post Secondary/Nursing Training 0.4
University/Polytechnic 0.6
Religion  
Catholic 16.0
Protestants 13.0
Pentecostal/ Charismatic 23.0
Other Christian 6.9
Moslem 24.0
Traditional 4.7
No Religion 10.3
Other 2.1
Ethnicity  
Akan 47.9
Ethnic groups from Northern Ghana 42.3
Other ethnic groups including foreign nationals 9.8
Occupation  
Farmer 66.5
Sales 11.8
Skilled manual 9.2
Unskilled manual 8.6
Professional 3.0
Clerical 0.9
Marital status  
Married 75.1
Live together 20.6
Widowed 0.2
Divorced 0.2
Separated 1.3
Never married 2.6