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Table 1 Socio-professional details of the community health workers in Ahmedabad, India, during 2018–19

From: Who could be One Health Activist at the community level?: A case for India

Profile FHWs
n = 288(%)
MHWs
n = 61(%)
Age (in years) 40.38 ± 7.65 36.25 ± 6.48
Education   
 Up to secondary 88 (30.6) 0
 Secondary/higher 132 (45.8) 13 (21.3)
 Graduate/above 68 (23.6) 48 (78.7)
Professional experience (in years) 8.29 ± 4.56 8.40 ± 3.78
Catering population 3183 ± 2108 47,718 ± 66,966
Monthly income (INR) 4098 ± 1190 28,662 ± 6914
Working hours per day 4.49 ± 0.73 8.13 ± 0 .81
  1. Continuous variables are expressed as mean ± SD
  2. FHWs Female Health Workers, MHWs Male Health workers, INR Indian rupee