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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of participants

From: Knowledge of cervical cancer risk factors and symptoms among women in a refugee settlement: a cross-sectional study in northern Uganda

Variables Frequency,
n
Percentage
(%)
Age (Years), N = 815
 18–29 433 53.1
 30–45 302 37.1
 46–60 80 9.8
Marital status, N = 815
 Married/Living together 553 67.9
 Separated/Divorced 60 7.4
 Single 107 13.1
 Widowed 95 11.6
Level of education, N = 815
 None 195 23.9
 Primary 524 64.3
 Secondary 88 10.8
 Tertiary 8 0.9
Tribe, N = 815
 Acoli 785 96.3
 Others 30 3.7
Employment, N = 815
 No 759 93.1
 Yes 56 6.9
Ever heard of cervical cancer before this study, N = 815
 Yes 325 39.9
 No 490 60.1
Distance to the nearest health facility in South Sudan, N = 815
  < 1 km 238 29.2
 1–5 km 494 60.6
  > 5 km 68 8.4
 Do not know 15 1.8