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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of study participants

From: Challenges and opportunities for use of long-lasting insecticidal nets to prevent malaria during overnight travel in Uganda: a qualitative study

Characteristics Frequency [n = 20, (%)]
Age range 17–62 years
Sex  
 Female 7 (35)
 Male 13 (65)
Education level  
 No education 0
 Primary 2 (10)
 Secondary 7 (35)
 Tertiary /university 9 (45)
 Postgraduate 3 (10)
Occupation status  
 Student 4 (20)
 Unemployed 0
 Employed 16 (80)
Categories of employment  
 Transport industry (drivers, driver assistants) 5 (31)
 Business people 3 (19)
 Security guards 4 (25)
 Causal laborers 2/(13)
 Health workers 2 (13)
Malaria status  
 Positive 13 (65)
 Negative 7 (35)