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Table 2 Characteristics of focus groups

From: Dirty and 40 days in the wilderness: Eliciting childbirth and postnatal cultural practices and beliefs in Nepal

Group Interviewed Age Village
Mothers with children ≤24 months 25–35 B
Mothers with children ≤24 months 21–28 B
Mothers with children ≤24 months 17–23 B
Mothers with children ≤24 months 26–48 B
Mother-in-law groups 37–55 B
Mother-in-law groups 40–62 B
Female Community Health Volunteer 26–48 B
Maternal & Child Health workers (MCH) 24 and 31 B
Extended family (Husband/Father-in-law) Focus Group Discussions 29–47 B
Female Community Health Volunteer 32–36 A
Mother-in-law groups 55–60 A
Mothers with children ≤24 months 22–28 A
Mothers with children ≤24 months 28–34 A
Extended family groups (Husband/Father-in-law) Group Interview 46–66 A