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Table 1 Demographic characteristics and experience in performing circumcision of health care personnel by profession

From: Thai health care provider knowledge of neonatal male circumcision in reducing transmission of HIV and other STIs

Characteristics Physicians (N = 55) Nurses (N = 78) p Total (N = 133)
  n % n %   n %
Gender
- Male 35 63.6 2 2.6 <0.001 37 27.8
- Female 20 36.4 76 97.4 96 72.2
Age (mean / SD) 39.8 (10.6) 42.7 (8.6) 0.090 41.5 (9.6)    
- 25 – 44 37 67.3 41 52.6   78 58.6
- 45 – 60 18 32.7 37 47.4   55 41.4
Marital status
- Married or Cohabiting 34 61.8 54 69.2 0.094 88 66.2
- Single 21 38.2 20 25.6 41 30.8
- Widow/divorced/separated 0 0.0 4 5.1 4 3.0
Length of employment (years) 13.9 (10.5) 19.4 (9.4) 0.232 17.1 (10.2)
- More than 20 18 32.7 36 46.2 54 40.6
- 20 or less 37 67.3 42 53.8 79 59.4
Ever perform or assist in MC 37 67.3 33 42.3 0.005 70 52.6
Ever perform or assist in NMC 8 14.5 5 6.4 0.120 13 9.8