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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the participants expressed in percentages, Villa Tunari 2015

From: Risk factors for cutaneous leishmaniasis in the rainforest of Bolivia: a cross-sectional study

Variable N (%) CL positive N (%)
Sex Female 112 (40.8) 36 (30.3)
Male 162 (59.1) 83 (69.7)
Age in years Median (min–max) 35 (12–73) 35 (14–73)
Residence Chipiriri community 74 (27.0) 24 (20.2)
Ichoa community 200 (73.0) 95 (79.8)
Years of residence Below 10 136 (49.8) 54 (45.8)
More than 10 137 (50.2) 64 (54.2)
Migrant from highlands No 119 (43.4) 50 (42.0)
Yes 155 (56.6) 69 (58.0)
Mother tongue Spanish 35 (12.8) 15 (12.6)
Quechua or Aymara 239 (87.2) 104 (87.4)
Farmer No 121 (44.2) 42 (35.3)
Yes 153 (55.8) 77 (64.7)
Reading No 38 (13.9) 13 (11.0)
Yes 235 (86.1) 105 (89.0)
Education in years Mean (SD) 6.2 (3.7) 6.3 (3.6)