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Table 1 Statistical analysis of key disaster risk reduction issues

From: Disaster risk reduction knowledge of local people in Nepal

Key DRR Issues Female Male t (124) Sig.
Mean SD Mean SD
1 Knowledge: Well understood 42.33 10.50 33.67 5.51 1.27 0.27
Knowledge: Understood 35.00 8.19 44.33 3.79 -1.79 0.15
Knowledge: Not clear 16.00 5.00 11.67 4.62 1.10 0.33
Knowledge: Confusing 5.33 5.51 7.00 0.00 -0.52 0.63
Knowledge: No idea 1.67 2.89 4.33 1.53 -1.41 0.23
2 Readiness: Very ready 24.86 15.53 25.14 17.35 -0.03 0.97
Readiness: Ready 39.14 15.74 32.57 16.49 0.76 0.46
Readiness: Not ready 24.14 21.61 21.29 11.61 0.31 0.76
Readiness: Confusing 7.71 4.42 12.29 10.29 -1.08 0.30
Readiness: No idea 4.43 7.68 8.57 5.94 -1.13 0.28
3 Awareness: Well aware 21.71 13.56 21.71 11.76 0.00 1.00
Awareness: Aware 42.00 10.50 42.43 5.80 -0.09 0.93
Awareness: Not aware 22.71 10.34 16.14 5.90 1.46 0.17
Awareness: Confusing 2.29 4.27 7.29 1.80 -2.85 0.01
Awareness: No idea 11.43 4.93 13.14 7.52 -0.50 0.62
4 Adaptation: Well adapted 32.29 13.21 29.57 11.16 2.71 0.69
Adaptation: Adapted 37.57 14.25 43.57 7.63 -6.00 0.35
Adaptations: Not adapted 14.29 7.87 11.14 3.76 3.14 0.36
Adaptation: Confusing 7.57 5.35 6.29 2.36 1.29 0.57
Adaptation: No idea 8.43 7.44 10.00 4.55 -1.57 0.64
5 Perception: Well perceived 14.8 15.7 18.3 20.5 -0.582 0.582
Perception: Perceived 9.0 11.6 14.3 8.5 -0.154 0.883
Perception: Not perceived 44.8 20.3 28.8 18.0 1.18 0.283
Perception: Confusing 22.5 17.0 24.0 9.5 -0.73 0.493
Perception: No idea 9.3 15.3 15.5 15.0 -0.271 0.796