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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of ORT corner users (N = 110) and non-users (N = 119)

From: Reducing the burden of diarrhea among children under five years old: lessons learned from oral rehydration therapy corner program implementation in Northern Nigeria

Characteristics ORT corner users, n(%) ORT corner non-users, n(%) p value
Age:    0.4905
 18-19 years 9(8) 11(9)  
 20-29 years 48(44) 63(53)  
 30-39 years 33(39) 35(30)  
 40 and over 10(9) 9(8)  
Education:    0.1048
 No formal education 59(54) 61(52)  
 Primary or secondary education 33(30) 34(29)  
 Tertiary education 10(9) 4(3)  
 Other 8(7) 18(15)  
Occupation:    0.0016*
 Housewives 35(32) 58(48)  
 Petty traders 58(53) 55(46)  
 Government employee 15(13) 2(2)  
 Students 0(0) 2(2)  
 Other 2(2) 2(2)  
Religion: Muslim 106(96) 112(94) 0.4271
Marital Status: Married 101(92) 113(95) 0.3373
Number of children, Mean 4.2 3.3 0.0027*
  1. *p < 0.05.