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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the 387 respondents who participated in the survey in Mbale, Uganda.

From: Determinants of male involvement in the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV programme in Eastern Uganda: a cross-sectional survey

Variable Respondents
N (%)
Age (years)  
   19-24 49 (13)
   25-34 199 (51)
   35-44 113 (29)
   45 or more 26 (07)
Place of residence  
   Rural 250 (65)
   Urban 137 (35)
Highest level of education  
   No formal education 25 (07)
   Primary 206 (53)
   Secondary 127 (33)
   Tertiary 29 (07)
Religion  
   Catholic 69 (18)
   Protestant 110 (28)
   Muslim 193 (50)
   Other 5 (04)
Marital status  
   Unmarried (single) 11 (03)
   Married 376 (97)
Occupation  
   Builder 26 (07)
   Casual labourer 26 (07)
   Driver 47 (12)
   Farmer 61 (16)
   Mechanic 32 (08)
   Professional 31 (08)
   Trader 143 (37)
   Other 21 (05)