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Table 2 Characteristics of respondents to recent household deaths modules, Adult mortality estimation and validation survey, 2019–2020

From: Adult death registration in Matlab, rural Bangladesh: completeness, correlates, and obstacles

Characteristics Percent Number (unweighted)
Total 100.0 2538
Age of respondents   
 18–24 10.6 270
 25–34 23.2 589
 35–44 38.0 964
 45–54 20.1 509
 55–64 5.9 149
 65–74 1.7 44
 75+ 0.5 13
Sex of respondents   
 Male 19.5 496
 Female 80.5 2042
Marital status of respondents   
 Never married 3.7 95
 Currently married 81.3 2062
 Widowed/divorced/separated/deserted 15.0 381
Education of respondents   
 Never attended school 12.1 307
 Primary 36.0 914
 Secondary incomplete 32.0 813
 Secondary complete 6.0 153
 Above secondary 13.8 351
Total household members   
 1 3.9 99
 2 7.8 198
 3 18.5 469
 4 25.1 638
 5+ 44.7 1134