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Table 6 Determinants of level of teaming

From: Can a community health worker and a trained traditional birth attendant work as a team to deliver child health interventions in rural Zambia?

Determinants Team Status
  High (N = 21) n (%) Low/Lost (N = 26) n (%) High vs Low/Lost OR (95% CI), p-value
Same gender 5 (23.8) 4 (15.3) OR = 1.72 (0.40-7.43) p =0.36
Same educational level 10 (47.6) 14 (53.8) OR = 0.78 (0.25-2.47) p =0.44
Same tribe 6 (28.6) 6 (23.1) OR = 1.33 (0.36-5.00) p =0.46
Same marital status 14 (66.7) 13 (50.0) OR = 2.0 (0.61-6.57) p =0.20
Same religion 8 (38.1) 10 (38.5) OR = 0.98 (0.30-3.21) p =0.61
Belonging to a social group 9 (42.9) 11 (42.3) OR = 1.02 (0.32-3.27) p =0.60
Supervised together some of the time1 14 (66.7) 10 (38.5) OR = 3.2 (0.96-10.66) p = 0.05
Team member received some form of payment2 10 (47.6) 7 (26.9) OR = 2.46 (0.73-8.34) p =0.12
Team member owes bicycle most of the time3 21 (100) 24 (92.3) OR = Undefined p = 0.30
Team members owe mobile phone most of time4 3 (14.3) 5 (19.2) OR = 0.70 (0.15-3.34) p =0.48
Team members have combined meeting with community most of time5 18 (85.7) 22 (84.6) OR = 1.09 (0.21-5.52) p =0.62
Team members have supplies most of time6 1 (4.8) 3 (11.5) OR = 0.38 (0.04-3.98) p =0.39
Team members some primary occupation apart from being CHW/trained TBA 9 (42.9) 7 (26.9) OR = 2.04 (0.60-6.9) p =0.20
Team members within an hour walking distance 17 (80.9) 11 (42.3) OR = 5.80 (1.52-22.1) p =0.007
  1. 1 Both the CHW and trained TBA reported being supervised together at least once during the assessments.
  2. 2 At least one member (either the CHW or trained TBA) reported receiving some form of payment (cash, kind or both) at least once during the assessments
  3. 3 At least one member of the team (CHW or trained TBA) reported owing a bicycle more than half of the assessments.
  4. 4 Both the CHW and trained TBA reported owing mobile phones more than half of the assessments.
  5. 5 Both the CHW and trained TBA reported having meeting together with the community leaders more than half of the assessments.
  6. 6 Both the CHW and trained TBA reported having the needed supplies to work with more than half of the assessments.