Table 1B

Baseline sociodemographic characteristics for steps 1, 2 and 3—women (n=261)

CharacteristicStep 1 (n=53) n (%)Step 2 (n=105) n (%)Step 3 (n=103) n (%)P value
Age0.232
 18–297 (13.2)20 (19.1)23 (22.3)
 30–3931 (58.5)54 (51.4)58 (56.3)
 40–499 (17.0)26 (24.8)19 (18.5)
 ≥506 (11.3)5 (4.8)3 (2.9)
Education0.127
 Below primary4 (7.6)3 (2.9)10 (9.7)
 Completed primary or more49 (92.4)102 (97.1)93 (90.3)
Marital status0.571
 Married/cohabiting18 (34.0)42 (40.0)44 (42.7)
 Single/divorced/widowed35 (66.0)63 (60.0)59 (57.3)
Employment0.252
 Unemployed15 (28.3)33 (31.4)22 (21.4)
 Employed/working at home38 (70.7)72 (68.6)81 (78.6)
Food insecurity0.459
 Yes7 (13.2)19 (18.1)22 (21.4)
 No46 (86.8)86 (81.9)81 (78.6)
Type of toilet0.103
 Any private toilet35 (66.0)51 (48.6)53 (51.5)
 No private toilet18 (34.0)54 (51.4)50 (48.5)
Source of lighting0.017
 Gas/electricity24 (45.3)72 (68.6)64 (62.1)
 Other29 (54.7)33 (31.4)39 (37.9)
Water source0.227
 Protected well/piped in home18 (34.0)50 (47.6)41 (39.8)
 Public35 (66.0)55 (52.4%)62 (60.2)