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Table 3 Demographic information on respondents of Tekeze dam and Lake Hashenge fishery associations

From: Assessment of fish post-harvest losses in Tekeze dam and Lake Hashenge fishery associations: northern Ethiopia

  No (%)   No (%)
Variables (n = 254)
Age range in years   Education  
 15–19 36 (14.1) Illiterate 61 (24)
 20–24 62 (24.3)  1–4 70 (27.6)
 25–29 32 (12.5)  5–8 87 (34.3)
 30–34 39 (15.3)  9–10 36 (14.2)
 35–39 36 (14.1)  Above 10 0
 40–44 22 (8.6)   
 45–49 14 (5.5) Occupation
 50–54 10 (3.9)  Full time 299 (90.2)
 55–59 2 (0.8)  Additionala 25 (9.8)
 60–64 1 (0.4)   
Sex
 Male 241 (94.9)   
 Female 13 (5.1)   
  1. N.B:1–4 = first cycle (primary school), 5–8 = second cycle (junior school) and 9–10 = secondary school
  2. a Includes agriculture, trade and guards in different offices