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Table 1 The respondent’s characteristics

From: “Ways and channels for voice regarding perceptions of maternal health care services within the communities of the Makamba and Kayanza provinces in the Republic of Burundi: an exploratory study”

Characteristics and total number Women:19 Men: 27 CHW: 36 HCM: 12 Religious Leaders: 5 Decision-makers: 5 Community leaders (=chief of colline): 8 NGO staff: 5 Health care providers: 21
Age
≤20 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20–35 13 10 5 4 0 1 1 1 11
35–50 4 6 28 6 4 4 1 3 6
>50 0 11 2 2 1 0 6 1 0
Not reported 0 1 0   4
Matrimonial status
Married 16 26 34 12 4 5 7 4 15
Divorced 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Single 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6
Widowed 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Educational level
Primary school (not completed) 8 14 28 5 1 0 8 0 0
Did not complete secondary school 6 2 6 3 0 0 0 0 0
Completed secondary school 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 18
University 0 0 0 1 2 5 0 3 3
Completed informal education 4 8 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
No education 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Years in the current task and profession for health care providers    ≤5:8
5–10:22
>10:3 Missing:3
≤5:6
5–10:4
> 10:2
   ≤5:3
5–10:4
>10:0
Not reported:1
  ≤5:11
5–10:6
>10:2
Not reported:2
Not reported   1      
Profession
Farmer 19 27 36 9   8 0 0
Civil servant 0 0 0 3 5 0 0 21
Programme manager         5 0
Not reported      5    
Religion
Catholic 12 21 24 8 1 8
Pentecostal 5 1 10 1 2 0
Living church 1 2 0   1 0
Anglican church 1 1 2   0 0
Muslim 0 1 0 1 1 0
Jehovah’s witnesses 0 1 0   0 0  
Not reported     2   5   5 21
Gender
Female 19 0 13 4 0 1 2 0 12
Male 0 27 23 8 5 4 6 5 9
Number of children
0 0 0 0 0
≤3 11 9 3 0
>3 8 15 2 6
Not reported   3 36 12 5 0 2 5 21
Place of residence
Makamba 11 12 23 7 2 2 4 4 11
Kayanza 8 15 13 5 3 3 4 1 10