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Table 1 Socio-demographic features of respondents from Safana and Dutsin-Ma LGAs

From: Prevalence and intensity of genito-urinary schistosomiasis and associated risk factors among junior high school students in two local government areas around Zobe Dam in Katsina State, Nigeria

Variables Frequency Percentage Cumulative percentage
Age (years)
 10–12 126 17.5 17.5
 13–15 485 67.5 85.1
 16–18 94 13.1 98.2
 19–21 11 1.6 99.7
 22–24 2 0.3 100
Sex
 Male 401 55.8 44.2
 Female 317 44.2 100
Fathers’ occupation
 White collar jobs 249 34.7 34.7
 Farming 115 16 50.7
 Other brown collar jobs 351 48.9 99.6
 Late 2 0.3 99.9
 Retiree 1 0.1 100
Mothers’ occupation
 White collar jobs 76 10.6 10.6
 Farming 2 0.3 10.9
 Other brown collar jobs 390 54.3 65.2
 Housewives 250 34.8 100
Total 718 100 100