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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of respondents in the selected households from Nicoadala and Namacurra

From: Malaria prevention knowledge, attitudes, and practices in Zambezia Province, Mozambique

Characteristics N = 773 Percentage (%)
Household size
 1 to 3 206 26.6
 4 to 6 385 49.8
 ≥ 7 182 23.5
 Total 773 100.0
Household members frequently present in the last 6 months
 1 to 3 203 26.3
 4 to 6 386 49.9
 ≥ 7 184 23.8
 Total 773 100.0
Gender
 Male 317 41.0
 Female 456 59.0
 Total 773 100.0
Age (years)
 < 18 26 3.4
 18 to 24 209 27.0
 25 to 34 175 22.6
 35 to 49 206 26.6
 50 to 64 114 14.7
 65+ 27 3.5
 Unknown 16 2.1
 Total 773 100.0
Level of education completed
 No education 212 27.4
 Primary and elementary 487 63.0
 Basic 65 8.4
 Secondary 8 1.0
 Tertiary and university 1 0.1
 Total 773 100.0