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Table 5 Socio-demographic characteristics and their level of knowledge regarding bladder cancer among local dye workers (monthly income in Ghanaian Cedis GHS)

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

Variables Yes (%) No (%)
Age (years)   
21–25 4 (28.6) 10 (71.4)
26–30 10 (17.9) 46 (82.1)
31–35 8 (28.8) 20 (71.4)
36–40 6 (100.0) 0 (0.0)
Religious affiliation   
Christianity 20 (21.1) 75 (78.9)
Islam 3 (33.3) 8 (66.7)
Marital status   
Married 18 (33.96) 35 (66.04)
Single 7 (16.3) 36 (83.7)
Separated 2 (25.0) 6 (75.0)
Widowed 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Education level   
Tertiary education 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0)
Senior high school 3 (33.3) 6 (66.7)
Junior high school 35 (67.3) 17 (32.7)
Primary 3 (15.0) 17 (85.0)
Illiterate 1 (4.55) 21 (95.45)
Gender   
Male 20 (21.05) 75 (78.95)
Female 1 (11.1) 8 (88.9)
Monthly income   
High 3 (37.5) 5 (62.5)
Medium 12 (25.0) 30 (75.0)
Low 5 (7.8) 59 (92.2)