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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the participants (N = 557)

From: Perceptions of malaria control and prevention in an era of climate change: a cross-sectional survey among CDC staff in China

Characteristics Numbera Percent (%)
Sites
 Anhui 154 27.6
 Henan 231 41.5
 Yunnan 172 30.9
Age group (years)
 20–39 301 57.8
 ≥40 220 42.2
Gender
 Male 268 49.4
 Female 275 50.6
Levels of CDC
 Provincial 305 54.8
 Prefectural 154 27.6
 District/county 98 17.6
Educational level
 Below undergraduate 142 26.5
 Bachelor degree 230 42.8
 Master degree or above 165 30.7
Length of employment at CDC (years)
 ≤9 200 42.6
 10–19 145 30.9
 ≥20 124 26.5
Professional level
 Junior 160 28.7
 Intermediate 228 40.9
 Senior 106 19.1
 Other 63 11.3
Specialty
 Infectious disease control and prevention 235 56.8
 Public health 80 19.3
 Medical laboratory 83 20.0
 Emergency response 16 3.9
  1. aThe total number may not be equal to 557 for all items as some questions were not answered