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Table 1 Socio-demographic of the respondents by enrolment status

From: Barriers and facilitators to enrollment and re-enrollment into the community health funds/Tiba Kwa Kadi (CHF/TIKA) in Tanzania: a cross-sectional inquiry on the effects of socio-demographic factors and social marketing strategies

Characteristics Total, n (%) Shinyanga, n (%) Singida, n (%)
Response rate 460(92.7) 228(91.9) 232(93.5)
Residential Locality
 Rural 235(51.1) 116(50.9) 119(51.3)
 Urban 225(48.9) 112(49.1) 113(48.7)
Level of Health Facility
 Dispensary 202(43.9) 103(45.2) 99(42.7)
 Health Centre 258(56.1) 125(54.8) 133(57.3)
Status of enrollment in CHF/TIKA
 CHF/TIKA Member 229(49.8) 115(50.4) 114(49.1)
 Non CHF/TIKA Member 231(50.2) 113(49.6) 118(50.9)
Sex
 Male 200(43.5) 104(45.6) 96(41.4)
 Female 260(56.5) 124(54.4) 136(58.6)
Age Group
  < 25 109(23.7) 50(21.9) 59(25.4)
 25-34 152(33.0) 65(28.5) 87(37.5)
 35-44 114(24.8) 69(30.3) 45(19.4)
 45-54 52(11.3) 24(10.5) 28(12.1)
 55+ 33(7.2) 20(8.8) 13(5.6)
Marital Status
 Married 356(77.3) 176(77.2) 180(77.6)
 Single 55(12.0) 19((8.3) 36(15.5)
 Others 49(10.7) 33(14.5) 16(6.9)
Education level
 No formal education 57(12.4) 40(17.5) 17(7.3)
 Primary 320(69.5) 148(64.9) 172(74.2)
 Secondary 78(17.0) 38(16.7) 40(17.2)
 Others 5(1.1) 2(0.9) 3(1.3)
Occupation
 Farmer/peasants 287(62.4) 141(61.8) 146(62.9)
 Employed 16(3.5) 7(3.1) 9(3.9)
 Business 86(18.7) 43(18.9) 43(18.5)
 Student 14(3.0) 5(2.2) 9(3.9)
 None 23(5.0) 13(5.7) 10(4.3)
 Others 34(7.4) 19(8.3) 15(6.5)
Sex of Head of Household
 Male 404(87.8) 196(86.0) 208(89.7)
 Female 56(12.2) 32(14.0) 24(10.3)
 Mean monthly income 199,884.4 215,154.2 185,489.0
 Mean household size 6.0 6.6 5.3