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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of 980 respondents in urban and rural areas

From: Paederus beetles: the agent of human dermatitis

  Urban no. (%) Rural no. (%) Total no. (%) p value
Gender     0.86
Male 247 (55.6) 301 (56.2) 548 (50.7)  
Female 197 (44.4) 235 (43.8) 432 (49.3)  
Age     0.09
<10 23 (5.1) 37 (6.9) 60 (6.1)  
10-20 107 (24.1) 95 (17.7) 202 (20.6)  
21-30 123 (27.7) 157 (29.3) 280 (28.6)  
31-50 154 (34.7) 189 (35.2) 343 (35)  
>50 37 (8.3) 58 (10.8) 95 (9.7)  
Education     ≤0.001
Illiterate 32 (7.2) 76 (14.2) 108 (11)  
Upto middle 311 (70) 405 (75.5) 716 (73)  
Above middle 101 (22.8) 55 (10.3) 156 (16)  
Occupation     ≤0.001
Farmers 124 (27.9) 435 (81.1) 559 (57)  
Non-farmers 320 (72.1) 101 (18.9) 421 (43)  
  1. p-value indicates the association (strong or weak) among the factors.