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Table 1 Summary of socio-demographic data from four villages at Lower Moshi, northern Tanzania, based on 120 households

From: Ethnobotanical study of some of mosquito repellent plants in north-eastern Tanzania

Evaluated factor Assessed variable Number of respondent (%)
Sex of head of
household interviewed
Males 83(61%)
  Females 37(39%)
Number occupants Mean per house 5
Level of education Below primary school 26(22%)
  With primary School 70(58%)
  Above primary School 24(20%)
House type Mud wall and thatch roof 75(63%)
  Brick walls and iron roof 45(37%)
Occupation Peasant (Small farmers) 87(73%)
  Employed 20(17%)
  Business 13(11%)