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Table 1 Number and characteristics of respondents to the HRH Effort Index in each country

From: The Human Resources for Health Effort Index: a tool to assess and inform Strategic Health Workforce Investments

Characteristic Burkina Faso Dominican Republic—national Dominican Republic—subnational Ghana Mali Total
  N Percentage N Percentage N Percentage N Percentage N Percentage N Percentage
Sex
 Male 14 74% 11 40% 6 37% 12 66% 19 70% 62 57%
 Female 5 26% 17 60% 10 63% 6 34% 8 30% 46 43%
 N 19 100% 28 100% 16 100% 18 100% 27 100% 108 100%
Employer
 National government 15 79% 12 43% 7 32% 10 56% 18 67% 62 65%
 State/local government 2 7% 2 10% 4 22% 1 4% 9 9%
 Health facility/clinical service 5 18% 4 18% 1 4% 10 11%
 Health professional school/university /research organization 3 16% 4 14% 3 14% 1 5% 1 4% 9 9%
 Professional association 3 11% 1 5% 2 7% 6 6%
 Nongovernmental/faith-based organization/international organization 1 5% 1 4% 1 5% 1 5% 3 3%
 Private/for-profit organization 1 4% 1 5% 2 12% 1 4% 5 5%
 Civil society 3 14% 3 11% 6 6%
 N 19 100% 28 100% 22 100% 18 100% 27 100% 95 100%
Position
 Manager/director/CEO 10 53% 24 96% 16 100% 17 94% 20 74% 87 81%
 Officer/consultant 5 26% 1 4% 4 14% 10 9%
 Clinician 1 4% 1 1%
 Academia/researcher 3 16% 1 6% 4 4%
 Other 1 5% 2 7% 3 3%
Totala 19 100% 28 100% 16 100% 18 100% 27 100% 108 100%
  1. aSome «N» may not sum up to the total due to missing responses
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