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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the participants per study area

From: Heterogeneity of G6PD deficiency prevalence in Mozambique: a school-based cross-sectional survey in three different regions

  Pemba
N (%)
Mocuba
N (%)
Manhiça
N (%)
Total
N (%)
Gender
 Female 509 (57%) 254 (50%) 413 (62%) 1176 (57%)
 Male 388 (43%) 253 (50%) 253 (38%) 894 (43%)
Age
 Mean (SD) 16.44 (7.84) 19.05 (10.24) 18.97 (10.18) 17.89 (9.33)
Transfusion
 No 892 (99%) 496 (98%) 653 (98%) 2041 (99%)
 Yes 5 (1%) 8 (2%) 12 (2%) 25 (1%)
School
 1 210 (23%) 198 (39%) 176 (26%) 584 (28%)
 2 159 (18%) 70 (14%) 69 (10%) 298 (14%)
 3 349 (39%) 190 (37%) 304 (46%) 843 (41%)
 4 179 (20%) 49 (10%) 117 (18%) 345 (17%)
Languagea
 Emakhuwa 602 (67%) 35 (7%) 3 (0%) 640 (31%)
 Shimakonde 126 (14%) 3 (1%) 0 (0%) 129 (6%)
 Elomwe 2 (0%) 98 (19%) 3 (0%) 103 (5%)
 Xichangana 12 (1%) 12 (2%) 408 (61%) 432 (21%)
 Portuguese 28 (3%) 213 (42%) 172 (26%) 413 (20%)
 Other 127 (14%) 146 (29%) 80 (12%) 353 (17%)
  1. aLanguages spoken by at least 5% of the study participants overall