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Table 6 Handling of the used material by the study respondents

From: Knowledge and practice of adolescent females about menstruation and menstruation hygiene visiting a public healthcare institute of Quetta, Pakistan

QuestionsN = 923%
How do you handle the used material?
 Discard it60765.8
 Wash and discard it22624.5
 Wash and reuse909.8
Where do you dispose off your used materials?
 Dustbin69275.0
 Drains394.2
 Toilets616.6
 Burn them10711.6
 Others242.6
How many times a day do you change the absorbent cloth/pad
 Once12713.8
 Twice42445.9
 Thrice24526.5
 More than 3 times12713.8