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Table 1 Characteristics of 507 primary school children

From: Renal abnormalities and its associated factors among school-aged children living in Schistosoma mansoni endemic communities in Northwestern Tanzania

Characteristics Number Percentage/median (IQR)
Age (years) 507 8 (8–9)
Female 254 50.1
Type of water source
 Lake or pond water 304 60.0
 Tap water 203 40.0
Contact with lake in the past 1 week
 Yes 427 84.2
 No 80 15.8
Ethnicity
 African 506 99.8
 Asian 1 0.2