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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of mothers/caretakers

From: Acceptability of malaria rapid diagnostic tests administered by village health workers in Pangani District, North eastern Tanzania

Variables (n = 346) n %
Sex
 Male 23 6.7
 Female 323 93.3
 Median age (IQR) in years 29 22–35
Age distribution in years
 14–24 years 114 33
 25–34 years 145 42
 35+ years 87 25
Education
 Primary 277 80
 Secondary 21 6
 Informal 3 1
 None 45 13
Marital status (N = 345)
 Single 45 13
 Married 272 79
 Separated 13 4
 Widow 4 1
 Divorced 11 3
Caregivers
 Village with health facility 161 46
 Village without health facility 183 53