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Table 3 Sample characteristics

From: Motivations for entering and remaining in volunteer service: findings from a mixed-method survey among HIV caregivers in Zambia

     N
Gender     
Male Female    
304 (40%) 454 (60%)    758 (100%)
Residence     
Lusaka Chongwe Mpika   
406 (54%) 186 (24%) 166 (22%)   758 (100%)
Age     
 Mean (SD): 43 (11.7)    756 (99.7%)a
 Median: 43     
 Min–Max: 18–81     
Marital status     
Married/cohabiting Divorced/separated Widowed Never married  
505 (67%) 55 (7%) 153 (20%) 45 (6%) 758 (100%)
Education     
 Mean (SD): 8 (3.6)     758 (100%)
 Median: 8     
 Min–Max: 0–18     
Standard of living (SOL) (9 household indicators)  
 Mean (SD): 4.4 (1.85)   736 (97%)b
 Median: 4   
 Min–Max: 1–9   
  1. aExcludes two individuals who did not know their age.
  2. bExcludes 22 cases with missing data on 1 or more SOL items.