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Table 2 Other socio-demographic characteristics of participants

From: Knowledge, attitudes and practices of young people in Zimbabwe on cervical cancer and HPV, current screening methods and vaccination

  Frequency Percent
High school students
 Province
  Harare 71 29.83
  Manicaland 42 17.65
  Mashonaland West 42 17.65
  Masvingo 44 18.49
  Midlands 39 16.39
 Residential area
  High density suburb 132 55.46
  Low density suburb 53 22.27
  Rural area 53 22.27
 Religion
  Christianity 220 92.44
  Traditional 1 0.42
  Apostolic sect 14 5.88
  Muslim 2 0.84
  None 1 0.42
 Ever taken alcohol
  no 208 87.39
  Yes 30 12.61
 Do you smoke
  No 237 99.58
  Yes 1 0.42
 Marital status
  Single 238 100.00
University students
 Province
  Harare 131 25.54
  Manicaland 61 11.89
  Mashonaland West 97 18.91
  Masvingo 106 20.66
  Midlands 118 23.00
 Residential area
  High density suburb 261 50.88
  Low density suburb 184 35.87
  Rural area 68 13.26
 Religion
  Christianity 482 93.96
  Traditional 4 0.78
  Apostolic sect 13 2.53
  Muslim 6 1.17
  None 8 1.56
 Ever taken alcohol
  no 254 49.51
  Yes 259 50.49
 Do you smoke
  No 480 93.57
  Yes 33 6.43
 Paid employment
  No 498 97.08
  yes 15 2.92
 Marital status
  Single 492 95.91
  Married 19 3.70
  Widowed 2 0.39
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