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Table 2 Knowledge levels of participants on bladder cancer

From: Knowledge, perception and screening of local dye workers regarding urinary bladder cancer in Ghana

Variable Frequency (n) %
Knows the age at-risk of bladder cancer in men and women   
<40 years 70 67.3
>40 years 25 24.0
I don’t know 9 8.7
Knows the signs and symptoms of bladder cancer   
Yes 14 13.4
No 90 86.5
Knows that bladder cancer is treatable   
Yes 30 28.8
No 34 32.7
I don’t know 40 38.46
Knows of use of carcinogenic dyes as a risk factor of bladder   
Cancer   
Yes 9 8.6
No 75 72.1
I don’t know 20 19.2
Knows that bladder cancer is preventable   
Yes 35 33.7
No 50 48..1
I don’t know 19 18.2
Knows of a person suffering from bladder cancer   
Yes 3 2.8
No 101 97.2
Knows that smoking is also a risk factor of bladder cancer   
Yes 20 19.2
No 30 28.8
I don’t know 54 51.9