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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of community health workers

From: Sources of community health worker motivation: a qualitative study in Morogoro Region, Tanzania

Characteristic Number ( n=20) Percent (%)
Sex   
  Male 10 50
  Female 10 50
  Age, years (Mean): 41.3 (n=19) N/A N/A
District   
  Kilosa 3 15
  Morogoro Rural 2 10
  Mvomero 8 40
  Ulanga 7 35
Marital status   
  Married 13 65
  Single 4 20
  Divorced 2 10
  Not reported 1 5
Level of education   
  Completed primary school 13 65
  Started secondary school 2 10
  Completed secondary school 3 15
  Not reported 2 10
Ability to read and write 20 100
Years of work experience as CHW   
  0-4 2 10
  5-10 4 20
  10-15 4 20
  >15 7 35
  Not reported 3 15