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Table 2 Distribution of FGD Participants by Socio-Demographic Characteristics

From: Perception and attitudes towards preventives of malaria infection during pregnancy in Enugu State, Nigeria

Socio-demographic characteristics Frequency (N = 216) Percentage
States
 Enugu east 68 32
 Enugu north 81 37
 Enugu south 67 31
Groups
 Mothers of women who delivered 112 52
 Husband of women who delivered 104 48
Marital status
 Married 151 60
 Widow 5 2
 Never married 60 28
Educational level
 No formal education/Arabic 27 12
 Primary 45 21.0
 Secondary 111 52
 Post-secondary 33 15
Occupation
 Unemployed 61 28
 Civil servant 66 31
 Trader 24 11
 Artisan 65 30
Age group
 25–29 29 1311
 30–34 24 1516
 35–39 33 17
 40–44 34 27
 45–49 37
 50+ 59