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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the individuals participating in the survey

From: Cultural perception of triatomine bugs and Chagas disease in Bolivia: a cross-sectional field study

Socio-demographic characteristics Ayoreo (n = 50) Chiquitano (n = 120) Guarani (n = 87) Quechua (n = 72) Citizens L.P. (n = 89) Citizens S.C. (n = 62)
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Sex
 Male 26 (52.0) 58 (48.3) 26 (29.9) 35 (48.6) 43 (48.3) 33 (53.2)
 Female 24 (48.0) 62 (51.7) 61 (70.1) 37 (51.4) 46 (51.7) 29 (46.8)
Age group
 10–20 5 (10.0) 9 (7.5) 7 (8.0) 12 (16.7) 13 (14.6) 11 (17.7)
 21–40 18 (36.0) 45 (37.5) 29 (33.3) 34 (47.2) 45 (50.6) 24 (38.7)
 41–60 20 (40.0) 35 (29.2) 40 (46.0) 19 (26.4) 21 (23.6) 15 (24.2)
 61–80 7 (14.0) 31 (25.8) 11 (12.6) 7 (9.7) 10 (11.2) 12 (19.4)
Educational level
 None 10 (20.0) 0 (0) 5 (5.7) 9 (12.5) 0 (0) 0 (0)
 Primary 39 (78.0) 62 (51.7) 74 (85.1) 53 (73.6) 26 (29.2) 13 (21.0)
 Secondary 1 (2.0) 48 (40) 7 (8.0) 9 (12.5) 36 (40.4) 30 (48.4)
 University 0 (0.0) 10 (8.3) 1 (1.1) 1 (1.4) 27 (30.3) 19 (30.6)
  1. Abbreviations: L.P., La Paz; S.C., Santa Cruz