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Table 1 Characteristics of respondents

From: Primary healthcare worker knowledge related to prenatal and immediate newborn care: a cross sectional study in Masindi, Uganda

Variable Frequency n(%)
Cadre of health worker  
  Nursing assistant 71(38.8)
  General Nurse 72(39.3)
  Midwife 40(21.9)
Years of experience  
  0 - 8 yrs 125(68.3)
  9 - 16 yrs 44(24.0)
  17 - 23 yrs 11(6.0)
  24 - 32 yrs 3(1.7)
Gender  
  Male 11(6.0)
  Female 172(94.0)
Deployment/Health facility  
  HC level II/III 111(60.7)
  HC level IV/Hospital 72(39.3)
Assignment  
  ANC/FP/ANC 66(36.1)
  Other units 117(63.9)