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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of 132 dog owners in this study

From: Seroprevalence of anti-Toxocara canis antibodies and associated risk factors among dog owners in the rural community of Nakhon Si Thammarat province, southern Thailand

Group Number %
Total 132  
Gender   
 Male 25 18.9
 Female 107 81.1
Age group (years)   
 18–35 20 15.1
 36–53 63 47.7
 54–71 36 27.3
 72–89 13 9.9
District   
 Thasala 53 40.2
 Nopphitam 37 28.0
 Phrom Kiri 42 31.8
Religion   
 Buddhists 132 100.0
Occupation   
 Unskilled workers 129 97.7
 Skilled workers 3 2.3
Education   
 High school or less 122 92.4
 Bachelor’s degree or more 10 7.6
Dog owner’s behavior   
 Dog excretion outside the house 132 100.0