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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the study population. Data Source: Model Disability Survey, Bankim Health District, Cameroon, 2016

From: Identifying key environmental barriers experienced by persons with mild, moderate, or severe disability in Bankim Health District, Cameroon: a policy-targeted secondary analysis of data obtained with the World Bank and WHO model disability survey

  Total
sample
(N = 559)
Moderate and severe disability
(N = 312)
No and mild disability
(N = 247)
% (N) % (N) % (N)
Gender Male 49.4 (276) 46.8 (146) 52.6 (130)
Female 50.6 (283) 53.2 (166) 47.4 (117)
Age 16–39 53.7 (300) 45.2 (141) 64.4 (159)
40–59 29.0 (162) 31.1 (97) 26.3 (65)
60+ 14.3 (80) 19.6 (61) 7.7 (19)
Work status Not working 42.8 (239) 45.8 (143) 38.9 (96)
Working 57.2 (320) 54.2 (169) 61.1 (151)
Level of education No education 20.9 (117) 27.9 (87) 12.1 (30)
Elementary 33.8 (189) 35.9 (112) 31.2 (77)
Vocational 17.4 (97) 17.0 (53) 17.8 (44)
Secondary 17.2 (96) 11.2 (35) 24.7 (61)
Higher 7.0 (39) 5.4 (17) 8.9 (22)
Other 0.5 (3) 0.6 (2) 0.4 (1)
  Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD)
Performance score (0–100) 40.2 (12.4) 47.5 (7.3) 30.9 (11.3)
Capacity score (0–100) 29.2 (20.9) 44 (14.7) 10.6 (9.6)