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Table 2 Basic socio-demographic and work-related characteristics of the sample according to state

From: Assessing health workers’ revenues and coping strategies in Nigeria — a mixed-methods study

Characteristic Nasarawa Ondo Total
n % n % n %
Setting Urban 19 23.8 42 49.4 61 37
  Rural 56 70.0 19 22.4 75 45.5
  Semi urban 5 6.3 24 28.2 29 17.6
Type of facility Basic health clinic 53 66.3 30 35.3 83 50.3
  Comprehensive primary health clinic 0 0 25 29.4 25 15.2
  Model primary health clinic 5 6.3 1 1.2 6 3.6
  General / Secondary hospital 3 3.8 28 32.9 31 18.8
  Tertiary hospital 19 23.8 1 1.2 20 12.1
Work experience 5 years or less 19 23.8 13 15.3 32 19.4
  6 – 10 years 17 21.3 11 12.9 28 17.0
  11 – 15 years 14 17.5 14 16.5 28 17.0
  16 – 20 years 16 20.0 14 16.5 30 18.2
  21 – 25 years 10 12.5 5 5.9 15 9.1
  >25 years 4 4.9 28 33.0 32 19.4
Gender Female 41 51.3 67 78.8 108 65.5
  Male 39 48.8 18 21.2 57 34.5
Marital status Single 15 18.8 6 7.1 21 12.7
  Married 61 76.3 76 89.4 137 83.0
  Other* 4 5.1 3 3.5 7 4.2
Total 80 100 85 100 165 100