Table 6

Barriers to cataract surgery

Barriers No of responses (%)
Cannot afford treatment94 ‚ÄČ(61.0)
Can see with the other eye29 (18.8)
Not aware of place for treatment 16 (10.4)
God's wish7 (4.5)
No trust 3 (1.9)
Distances 2 (1.3)
Prefers couching 2 (1.3)
No escort to treatment site1 (0.6)
Total 154 (100)