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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of participants, Mont Ngafula II health district, DRC, 2019

From: Vaccination dropout rates among children aged 12-23 months in Democratic Republic of the Congo: a cross-sectional study

Variables Number Percent (%)
Children characteristics
Sex Female 210 50.2
  Male 208 49.8
Birth order ≤2nd 194 46.4
  ≥3rd 224 53.6
Card possession No 42 10.0
  Yes 376 90.0
Respondents’ characteristics
Age group ≤ 19 years 32 7.7
  20-29 years 209 50.0
  ≥ 30 years 177 42.3
Occupation Professional 28 6.7
  Trader 104 24.9
  Unemployed 228 54.5
  Other 58 13.9
Education level Primary 74 17.7
  Secondary 292 69.9
  Tertiary 52 12.4
Household characteristics
Place of residence Rural 152 36.4
  Urbain 266 63.6
Type of family Single parent family 78 18.7
  2-parents family 340 81.3
Number of children ≤2 385 92.1
  ≥3 33 7.9