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Table 2 The main conditions needed for midwifery students to practice in rural areas

From: Understanding the factors affecting the attraction and retention of health professionals in rural and remote areas: a mixed-method study in Niger

Statements Priority
Respect midwives’ rights and duties 4.32
Better bonuses in urban zones 4.08
Zone favourable to family life 4.04
Total support for and safety of the midwives 4.04
Security measures 3.73
Availability of qualified personnel and teamwork 3.65
Participation and collaboration of the community 3.64
Availability of necessary materials and equipments 3.54
Favourable living conditions 3.31
Accessibility to the zone and means of transport 3.24