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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of families, health workers and traditional medicine practitioners

From: Traditional beliefs and practices in the postpartum period in Fujian Province, China: a qualitative study

Characteristics Mother Grand mother Husband Health worker Traditional medicine practitioner
Age:      
20–30 11   6 2 1
31–40 1   6 1 1
41–50   2   1 2
>51   10    
Occupation:      
Home duties 5 5    
Farmer   4 2   
Self employed 2   3   
Government employee 5 2 1   
Private employee   1 6   
Experience of maternal health:      
<1 year      
1–3 years     1 1
4–7 years     1  
>8 years     2 3