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Table 1 Socio demographic profile of the respondents (N = 303)

From: Influence of socio-demographic factors on awareness of HIV/AIDS among Bangladeshi garment workers

Parameter n %
Age   
<14 yr 6 2
14–16 yrs 65 21.5
17–19 yrs 232 76.6
Sex   
Male 136 44.9
Female 167 55.1
Level of Education   
Illiterate 51 16.8
Primary 119 39.3
Lower secondary 93 30.7
Secondary 30 9.9
Higher secondary 5 1.6
Non formal 5 1.6
Family Income   
Very Low income 68 22.4
Low income 189 62.2
Moderate income 0 0
Good income 46 15.2
Residence pattern   
Living with Family 178 58.7
Living with others   
Mess 69 22.8
Relative 46 15.2
Boarding 04 1.03
Others 06 2