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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the study participants in Jawi districts; Northwest Ethiopia, January to February 2020

From: Dry-season transmission and determinants of Plasmodium infections in Jawi district, northwest Ethiopia

Variables Total (n = 219)
№ (%)
Age category in years
 < 5 32 (14.6)
 5–14 43 (19.6)
 15–24 50 (22.8)
 25–34 51 (23.3)
 35–44 22 (10.1)
 ≥ 45 21 (9.6)
Sex
 Male 105 (47.9)
 Female 114 (52.1)
Educational status of the householder
 Can’t read and write 133 (60.7)
 Primary (1–8) 64 (29.2)
 Secondary (9–12) 16 (7.3)
 Colleges and above 6 (2.7)
Occupation of the family
 Labourer 19 (8.7)
 Student 4 (1.8)
 Farmer 165 (75.3)
 Merchant 21 (9.6)
 Civil servant 10 (4.6)