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Table 1 Characteristics of in-depth interview participants, Mozambique 2017, showing number of participants and associated percentage, except where otherwise noted

From: Community knowledge and acceptance of indoor residual spraying for malaria prevention in Mozambique: a qualitative study

  Accepted IRS Refused IRS Total
N 28 (46) 33 (54) 61
Median age (range) 37 (19–66) 35 (19–69) 35 (19–69)
Province
Nampula 17 (50) 17 (50) 34
Zambézia 11 (41) 16 (59) 27
Community role
Community member 16 (33) 32 (67) 48
Community leader 12 (92) 1 (8) 13
Sex
Male 16 (47) 18 (53) 34
Female 12 (44) 15 (56) 27
Education level
No education 1 (33) 2 (67) 3
Primary education 15 (52) 14 (48) 29
Secondary/higher 12 (43) 16 (57) 28
College 0 (0) 1 (100) 1
Marital status
Not married 9 (50) 9 (50) 18
Married 17 (50) 17 (50) 34
Cohabitating 1 (14) 6 (86) 7
Divorced/widowed 1 (50) 1 (50) 2
Occupation
Formally employed 4 (36) 7 (64) 11
Informally employed 24 (50) 24 (50) 48
Unemployed/student 0 (0) 2 (100) 2