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Table 2 Immediate post-earthquake needs as perceived by study respondents

From: Menstrual hygiene management among women and adolescent girls in the aftermath of the earthquake in Nepal

Variables No (%)
Perceived need*
 Food 114 (97.4%)
 Shelter 88 (75.2%)
 Water (Drinking & Washing) 74 (63.2%)
 Clothes 55 (47.0%)
 Information about Family Members/relatives 35 (29.9%)
 Adsorbents for Menstrual Hygiene 22 (18.8%)
 Mobiles 17 (14.5%)
 Medicine/First aid 13 (11.1%)
 Safe place 12 (10.3%)
 Soap 8 (6.8%)
 Cattle 7 (6.0%)
  1. *Multiple responses