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Table 1 Profile of respondents

From: Factors affecting uptake of optimal doses of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy in six districts of Tanzania

  Number of respondents (n) Percent (%)
Overall 1,267 100.0
Age (years)   
  <20 132 10.4
  20-34 909 71.7
  >34 226 17.8
Marital status   
  Currently married 1,152 90.9
  Ever married 50 4.0
  Single 65 5.1
Education   
  No education 226 17.8
  Primary 879 69.4
  Secondary+ 162 12.8
Occupation   
  Farmer/livestock keeper 909 71.7
  Employed/self-employed 165 13.0
  No job/housewife 193 15.2
District   
  Geita 198 15.6
  Kahama 368 29.0
  Kondoa 217 17.1
  Mbozi 280 22.1
  Singida 82 6.5
  Sumbawanga 122 9.6