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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of Health Workers in Hwange District, 2017

From: Evaluation of the Maternal Death Surveillance and response system in Hwange District, Zimbabwe, 2017

Variable Category Frequency n = 36 (%)
Sex Females 26 (72.2)
Designation Doctor 1 (2.8)
Midwife 20 (55.6)
Registered General Nurse 2 (5.6)
Primary Care Nurse 12 (33.3)
Other 1 (2.8)
Type of facility Government 20 (55.6)
Mission 3 (8.3)
Rural District Council 9 (25.0)
Urban Local Authority 1 (2.8)
Private 3 (8.3)
  1. Median age of respondents36 years (Q1 = 34 years: Q3 = 40 years)
  2. Median years in service10 years (Q1 = 8 years: Q3 = 11.5 years)