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Table 2 Understanding of heredity.

From: Perspectives of people in Mali toward genetically-modified mosquitoes for malaria control

Perceived reasons why offspring tend to resemble their parents Rural areas* Urban areas* Total*
God 7 8 15
Blood 7 8 15
Blood and God - 4 4
Lineage, race, ethnicity 2 6 8
Affection, relationship 7 - 7
Genes 1 - 1
Genes and God - 2 2
Science and God 1 1 2
Don't know 6 2 8
  1. * Number of interviewees