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Table 5 Gender specific and overall prevalence and 95% confidence intervals (CI) of University College Dublin employees’ awareness that multiple (zero to eight) responsibilities of dog owners are prescribed by law in Ireland

From: Self-reported awareness of the legal status of eight responsibilities of dog owners in Ireland: are dog owners different from non-dog owners?

Number of dog owner legal responsibilities (M) Participant characteristics Awareness of exactly M legal responsibilities PM (%) 95% CI (%)
Yes (n) No (n)
0 Female 7 434 1.6 0.6–3.2a
Male 9 229 3.8 1.7–7.1a
Total 16 663 2.4 1.4–3.8a
1 Female 5 436 1.1 0.4–2.6a
Male 4 234 1.7 0.5–4.2a
Total 9 670 1.3 0.6–2.5a
2 Female 7 434 1.6 0.6–3.2a
Male 12 226 5.0 2.6–8.6a
Total 19 660 2.8 1.7–4.3a
3 Female 31 410 7.0 4.8–9.8a
Male 23 215 9.7 6.2–14.1a
Total 54 625 8.0 6.0–10.2a
4 Female 56 385 12.7 9.7–16.2
Male 30 208 12.6 8.7–17.5
Total 86 593 12.7 10.3–15.4
5 Female 68 373 15.4 12.2–19.1
Male 30 208 12.6 8.7–17.5
Total 98 582 14.4 11.9–17.3
6 Female 79 362 17.9 14.4–21.8
Male 39 199 16.4 11.9–21.7
Total 118 561 17.4 14.6–20.4
7 Female 99 342 22.4 18.6–26.6
Male 58 180 24.4 19.1–30.3
Total 157 522 23.1 20.0–26.5
8 Female 89 352 20.2 16.5–24.2
Male 33 205 13.9 9.7–18.9
Total 122 557 18.0 15.2–21.1
  1. a95% Confidence Intervals calculated using exact methods