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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of study participants (n = 410 and n = 303)

From: Teaching children road safety through storybooks: an approach to child health literacy in Pakistan

  Baseline test and posttest I
N (%); n = 410
Posttest II
N (%); n = 303
Gender
 Male 177 (43.2) 129 (42.6)
 Female 233 (56.8) 174 (57.4)
Age Group
 8–9 years 20 (4.9) 15 (5.0)
 10–11 years 187 (45.6) 145 (48.0)
 12–13 years 173 (42.2) 122 (40.4)
 14–16 years 30 (7.3) 20 (6.6)
 Mean ± S.D. (in years) 11.1 ± 1.4 11.5 ± 1.4
Grades
 Grade 4 201 (49.0) 147 (48.5)
 Grade 5 209 (51.0) 156 (51.5)
Type of School
 Public 224 (54.6) 171 (56.4)
 Private 186 (45.4) 132 (43.6)