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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of female IDI respondents using shared sanitation by latrine type

From: Shared latrines in Maputo, Mozambique: exploring emotional well-being and psychosocial stress

Demographic Characteristic Total n = 70% (n) or Mean (range) Shared latrine (SL) n = 22% (n) or Mean (range) Compound sanitation block (CSB) n = 29% (n) or Mean (range) Control (i.e., traditional latrine) n = 19% (n) or Mean (range)
Life Stage
 Single 22% (15) 23% (5) 21% (6) 26% (5)
 Married 54% (37) 45% (10) 52% (15) 68% (13)
 Separated 6% (4) 14% (3) 3% (1) 0% (0)
 Widow 18% (12) 18% (4) 24% (7) 6% (1)
 Married within last 2 years 16% (11) 9% (2) 17% (5) 21% (4)
 Age 35 (19–70) 37 (20–65) 37 (19–70) 37 (22–60)
 # Children 2.2 (0–6) 2 (0–5) 2.3 (0–6) 2.2 (0–6)
 Children < 3 years 49% (34) 55% (12) 55% (16) 32% (6)
 Children 3–18 years 59% (41) 59% (13) 52% (15) 68% (19)
 New to compound 23% (16) 23% (5) 21% (6) 26% (5)
 Education Level 6 (0–12) 7 (0–12) 5 (0–11) 6 (0–12)
 Mean # HHs sharing 11 (1–100) 5 (1–9) 19 (2–100) 7 (2–22)