International Journal of Pediatrics / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Prevalence and Determinants of Soil-Transmitted Helminthic Infections among School Children at Goro Primary School, South West Shewa, Ethiopia

Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of the study participants, among school-age children at Goro Elementary School, Southwest Ethiopia, 2019.

VariableAlternativeFrequency (%)

Age6-10119 (30.0)
11-16268 (70.0)

SexFemale199 (51.4)
Male188 (48.6)

Family size≤5112 (28.9)
>5275 (71.1)

ResidenceUrban185 (47.8)
Rural202 (52.2)

ReligionOrthodox205 (53.0)
Muslim128 (33.1)
Protestant49 (12.6)
Wakefeta5 (1.3)

Grade1-4215 (55.6)
5-8172 (44.4)

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