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Table 3 Frequency distribution of behavioral factors associated with the prevalence of trachoma at Debre Tabor town, Northwest Ethiopia, May 2019 (n = 394)

From: Prevalence of active trachoma and associated factors among school age children in Debre Tabor Town, Northwest Ethiopia, 2019: a community based cross-sectional study

Variables Category Frequency (n = 394) Percent
Ocular discharge Yes 12 3
No 382 97
Nasal discharge Yes 44 11.2
No 350 88.8
Facial cleanliness Clean 349 88.6
unclean 45 11.4
Utilization of fomites Yes 110 27.9
No 284 72.1
Utilization of soap Yes 196 49.7
No 198 50.3
Face washing habit Never 1 0.3
Some times 97 24.6
Most of the time 162 41.1
Always 134 34
Face washing frequency Once a day 141 35.8
Twice a day 196 49.7
Three times and more 57 14.5