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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of participating respondents and households (n = 200)

From: Carriage of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria in a high-density informal settlement in Kenya is associated with environmental risk-factors

  Counts (%) Mean (range) SD
Respondent characteristics    
Female 194 (97.0)
Mother of enrolled child 188 (94.0)
Age of enrolled child (years) 1.6 (0–5) 1.1
Age of enrolled adult (years) 28.7 (18–68) 7.8
Mother's level of education    
No education 11 (5.5)
Primary school 119 (59.5)
High school/vocational training 61 (30.5)
College/university 9 (4.5)
Household population structure    
Household size 5.2 (2–13) 1.9
Members ≥ 18 years 2.4 (1–6) 1.1
Members ≤ 5 years 1.4 (1–4) 0.6
School-going children 1.8 (0–9) 1.6
  1. Frequencies and percentages are provided for categorical values while mean and standard deviation (SD) are provided for continuous values