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Table 1 Profile and Length of Service of prescribers (N = 379)

From: Knowledge of antibiotic resistance and antibiotic prescription practices among prescribers in the Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana; a cross-sectional study

Variable n (%)
Sex
 Male 157 (41.0)
 Female 222 (59.0)
Profession/type of respondent
 Doctor 51 (13.0)
 Physician assistant 69 (19.0)
 Nurse 188 (50.0)
 Community Health Officer 71 (18.0)
Length of service
 0-1 year 77 (20)
 2–4 years 181 (48)
 5–10 years 73 (19)
 More than 10 years 48 (13)
Number of years working at present facility
 0–1 year 148 (39)
 2–4 years 155 (41)
 5–10 years 60 (16)
 More than 10 years 16 (4)
Facility type
 Level A (CHPS) 42 (11)
 Level B (Health centre/Clinics) 144 (38)
 Level C (Hospitals) 193 (51)