Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of the study population

VariableCategoriesNo of children (n)Percentage (%)
Age category15–17 years17 83417.7
10–14 years31 28931.0
5–9 years28 44628.2
1–4 years19 52419.4
<1 year37493.7
SexMale52 25051.8
Female48 59248.2
ResidenceUrban33 57833.3
Rural67 26466.7