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Table 2 Characteristics of study subjects in intervention and control villages and Uganda Demographic and Health Survey

From: Supportive supervision for volunteers to deliver reproductive health education: a cluster randomized trial

  Control Intervention DHS 2011
N = 113 N = 104 Jinja District
No. % No. % %
Mean age 27.4   28.1   
School
 Primary 62 54.9 % 51 45.1 % 50 %
 Secondary 33 29.2 % 33 32.4 % 25.1 %
 Higher education 2 1.8 % 2 1.9 % 0.9 %
 None 16 14.2 % 21 20 % 17.6 %
Literacy
 Can’t read 35 31 % 48 40.9 % 16 %
 Partially read 30 26.5 % 18 17.3 % 11.8 %
 Can read 47 41.6 % 36 34.6 % 41.3 %
 Wrong language 1 1 % 2 1.9 % 1 %
 Missing    1 1 %  
Religion
 Muslim 42 37.2 % 37 35.6 % 13 %
 Christian 71 62.8 % 67 64.4 % 87 %
Tribe
 Musoga 80 70.8 % 74 71.1 %  
 Other 33 29.2 % 30 28.9 %  
 Mean no. in house 5.8   5.4   5.1