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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics and other risk factors of Anbesame Primary ‘School students from March, 2019- May, 2019

From: Soil-transmitted helminthes and Schistosoma mansoni infections among primary school children at Ambasame primary school, North-West Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variables Category Number (%)
Age < 7 38 (10.1)
7–14 236 (62.9)
> 14 101 (26.9)
Sex Male 206 (54.9)
Female 169 (45.1)
Grade level Grade 1–4 167 (44.5)
Grade 5–8 208 (55.5)
Father education Illiterate 96 (25.6)
Read & write 36 (9.6)
Primary school 64 (17.1)
Secondary school 38 (10.1)
College and above 141 (37.6)
Mother education Illiterate 156 (41.6)
Read and write 15 (4.0)
Primary school 39 (10.4)
Secondary school 30 (8.0)
College 135 (36.0)
Residence Rural 164 (43.7)
Urban 211 (56.3)
Water source Tape water 341 (90.9)
River 12 (0.3)
Lake 2 (6.9)
Well 20 (1.9)