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Table 1 Characteristics of 24 Sands parent supporters

From: Supporting parents following pregnancy loss: a cross-sectional study of telephone peer supporters

Parent supporter characteristic Number
State of residence
  South Australia 8
  Queensland 8
  Victoria 7
  Western Australia 1
Age group
  20-29 years 1
  30-39 years 5
  40-49 years 8
  50+ yrs 10
Living children
  Yes 22
  No 2
Ages of living children a
  Pre-school 7
  Primary school 10
  High school 8
  Older 10
Current workforce participation
  Full-time paid workforce 4
  Part-time or casual paid workforce 13
  Not currently in paid workforce 7
Length of time as parent supporter
  6-12 months 2
  1-2 years 2
  2-5 years 7
  More than 5 years 13
  1. aMultiple responses possible