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Table 2 Proportion of participants who participated in civic engagement activities

From: Civic engagement among orphans and non-orphans in five low- and middle-income countries

Question Number Percent
Regular participation in volunteer or community service
 No 652 55 %
 Yes 525 45 %
If volunteered, was it required or strictly voluntary? (select all that apply)
 Strictly voluntary 350 67 %
 Court ordered 3 1 %
 Required by parents/caregiver 122 23 %
 Required by school 106 20 %
 Required by religious group 39 7 %
 Other 27 5 %
Voted most recent election
 No 452 85 %
 Yes 80 15 %
Enlist or serve: either military or militia
 No 1120 99 %
 Yes 7 1 %
Trust: federal government
 Strongly Agree 301 26 %
 Agree 485 42 %
 Neither agree nor disagree 231 20 %
 Disagree 63 6 %
 Strongly Disagree 63 6 %
Trust: state government
 Strongly Agree 313 27 %
 Agree 495 43 %
 Neither agree nor disagree 217 19 %
 Disagree 70 6 %
 Strongly Disagree 54 5 %
Trust: local government
 Strongly Agree 315 27 %
 Agree 495 43 %
 Neither agree nor disagree 225 20 %
 Disagree 74 6 %
 Strongly Disagree 45 4 %