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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of four categories of study participants

From: Task shifting of HIV/AIDS case management to Community Health Service Centers in urban China: a qualitative policy analysis

Characteristic BH and CDCs CHSCs CBOs PLWHA Total
No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%)
City      
 Guangzhou 14(48.3) 19(51.4) 4(26.7) 6(42.9) 43(45.3)
 Nanjing 10(34.5) 9(24.3) 6(40.0) 6(42.9) 31(32.6)
 Changsha 5(17.2) 9(24.3) 5(33.3) 2(14.2) 21(22.1)
Gender      
 Male 16(55.2) 9(24.3) 12(80.0) 10(71.4) 47(49.5)
 Female 13(44.8) 28(75.7) 3(20.0) 4(28.6) 48(50.5)
Age      
 18–30 9(31.1) 11(29.7) 7(46.7) 3(21.4) 30(31.6)
 31–45 17(58.6) 19(51.4) 5(33.3) 8(57.2) 49(51.6)
 46 and above 3(10.3) 7(18.9) 3(20.0) 3(21.4) 16(16.8)
Education      
 Middle/High school 0(0) 0(0) 1(6.7) 7(50.0) 8(8.4)
 Associate college 0(0) 17(45.9) 0(0) 5(35.7) 22(23.2)
 College and above 29(100.0) 20(54.1) 14(93.3) 2(14.3) 65(68.4)
HIV/AIDS service years      
 1 and below 3(10.4) 18(48.6) 1(6.7) --- 22(27.2)
 2–5 13(44.8) 13(35.2) 11(73.3) --- 37(45.8)
 6 and above 13(44.8) 6(16.2) 3(20.0) --- 22(27.2)
  1. BH, Bureau of Health; CDCs, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; CHSCs, Community Health Service Centers; CBOs, Community-based organizations; PLWHA, People living with HIV/AIDS