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Table 1 Respondents’ socio-demographic characteristics (N = 380)

From: An information-motivation-behavioural skills analysis of long-lasting insecticidal net use among pregnant women in a hospital in North-Eastern Nigeria

Socio-demographic characteristics Frequency Percentage (%)
Age group (years)
 26 and below 208 54.7
 27 and above 172 45.3
 Total 380 (100.0)
Ethnicity
 Kanuri 136 (35.8)
 Hausa 59 (15.5)
 Babur 33 (8.7)
 Fulani 39 (10.3)
 Others 113 (29.7)
 Total 380 (100.0)
Education
 None 156 (41.1)
 Primary 67 (17.6)
 Secondary 108 (28.4)
 Tertiary 49 (12.9)
 Total 380 (100.0)
Occupation status
 Employed 172 (45.3)
 Not employed 208 (54.7)
 Total 380 (100.0)
Income level
 Below minimum wage 351 (92.4)
 At/above minimum wage 29 (7.6)
 Total 380 (100.0)
Type of residence
 Permanent resident 279 (73.4)
 Internally displaced 101 (26.6)
 Total 380 (100.0)
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