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Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics respondents in quantitative study (N = 741)

From: Community perspectives on treating asymptomatic infections for malaria elimination in The Gambia

  n %
Gender
 Male 308 41.6
 Female 423 57.1
 Missing 10 1.3
Ethnicity
 Mandinka 385 52.0
 Fula 221 29.8
 Wolof 50 6.7
 Tilibonka 34 4.6
 Bambara 27 3.6
 Turkai 5 0.7
 Other 19 2.6
Knows how to read (English)
 Yes 108 14.5
 No 630 85.0
Occupation (adults and caretakers of participating minors [< 16])
 Farmer 673 90.8
 Public officer 6 0.8
 Business 41 5.53
 Other 21 2.83