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Table 3 Significant relations for the intestinal parasitic infection in the study population

From: Intestinal parasites prevalence and related factors in school children, a western city sample-Turkey

Risk Factor Overall infection χ2 p
  n %   
Residence     
Urban 72 27.9 4.415 0.042
Rural 73 36.9   
Mother education     
Less than primary school 29 42.6 4.436 0.035
Primary school and more 85 29.4   
Toilet paper     
Always 50 24.3 13.596 0.000
Sometimes/never 66 42.6   
Washing anal area by hands after defecation     
Yes 55 39.9 5.503 0.019
No 59 27.8   
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