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Table 6 Staff numbers allocated to PMTCT delivery as a ratio of all clinical staff, 2005 and 20071

From: Task sharing in Zambia: HIV service scale-up compounds the human resource crisis

District Year Numbers of
facilities
Lower
quartile
Median Upper
Quartile
Staff delivering
PMTCT
All clinical
staff
Ratio
Lusaka 2005 5 0.24 0.36 0.39 56 168 0.33
  2007 5 0.27 0.34 0.43 64 185 0.35
Kabwe 2005 7 0.05 0.20 0.60 53 241 0.22
  2007 7 0.42 0.81 1.00 79 224 0.35
Mumbwa 2005 11 0.00 0.25 0.50 24 110 0.22
  2007 11 0.31 0.60 2.00 36 113 0.32
Total 2005 23 0.05 0.25 0.50 133 519 0.26
  2007 23 0.31 0.58 1.00 179 522 0.34
  1. 1Clinical staff include doctors, nurses, clinical officers and HIV counsellors