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Table 3 Variation of health-seeking practices in relation to socio-demographic differences

From: Poverty-related diseases (PRDs): unravelling complexities in disease responses in Cameroon

Socio-demographic variables Response to diseases in general (N = 272)
  Formal % Informal % Both %
Sex Male 71.1 23.7 5.2
Female 70.0 23.8 6.3
Participants’ age in ranges <25 73.1 22.2 4.8
25 or older 65.5 26.2 8.3
Marital status Married 100 0.0 0.0
Single 70.4 24.1 5.5
Participants’ income level in thousand FCFA <20 66.7 30.5 2.9
20–50 75.0 17.7 7.3
50–100 65.4 26.9 7.7
>100 71.4 19.0 9.5
  1. Note: Figures may not add up to exactly 100% because of rounded values