Table 1—

Demographical and social characteristics of 726 individuals certain of having the correct knowledge of tuberculosis(TB)

CharacteristicsIndividuals with knowledge of TB %
Sex
 Male48.6
 Female48.2
Age yrs
 15–3443.9
 35–5450.6
 >5449.9
Education
 High School/University (Years 9–12 and beyond)52.0
 Secondary (Years 6–8)48.4
 Primary (Years 1–5)42.5
Geographical region
 North-west49.4
 North-east53.8
 Central47.6
 South/islands45.1