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Table 5 Gender differences in social influence factors of surveyed respondents

From: From informed consent to adherence: factors influencing involvement in mass drug administration with ivermectin for malaria elimination in The Gambia

Social influence Men
n (%)
Women
n (%)
Total
n (%)
p-value
Needed permision to participate 156 (60) 436 (82) 592 (75) < 0.0001
Spouse took medication 121 (41) 195 (35) 316 (37) 0.066
Compound head took medication 158 (54) 334 (59) 492 (58) 0.11
Attended sensitization meeting 112 (38) 237 (42) 349 (41) 0.268