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Table 4 Synthesis of data: coding and categories

From: Exploring adolescents and young people’s candidacy for utilising health services in a rural district, South Africa

Categories Community characteristics Young people’s lives Health characteristics
Sub-categories Challenges Social support Challenges Health needs Health utilisation Health
system factors
Youth friendly services Modes of health delivery
Codes Unemployment Poverty
Crime and substance abuse
Lack of recreational facilities
Family, friends, teachers Unplanned pregnancies
Delay to seek health care
Unprotected sex
HIV
Risky behaviours
Vulnerability
Embarrassment
Fear
Real and perceived needs
Specialised health services
Health services in the community
Delay seeking health services
Traditional health practitioners
Primary health services
HIV testing and treatment
Distances to
the clinics
Transport costs
Overcrowding
Accessibility and availability of health services
Health staff attitude
Health clinic opening hours
Limited health services
Happy
hour
Youth champions
Referrals
Hospitals
Schools
NGOs