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Table 3 Percentage of practitioners reporting providing services to unmarried male and female youth according to provider characteristics

From: Healthcare practitioners experiences in delivering sexual and reproductive health services to unmarried adolescent clients in Jordan: results from a cross-sectional survey

  Percent of HCPs having seen at least one female youth (n = 578) Percent of HCPs having seen at least one male youth (n = 578) Percent of HCPs having seen at least one youth (n = 578)
Number of Practitioners Yes % (N) No % (N) p-value Yes % (N) No % (N) p-value Yes % (N) No % (N) p-value
Age
 18–24 81.25%(39) 18.75% (9) 0.024 41.67% (20) 58.33%(28) 0.777 83.33%(40) 16.67% (8) 0.026
 25–35 60.21%(171) 39.79%(113) 36.97%(105) 63.03%(179) 63.73%(181) 36.27%(103)
 36–45 58.28%(95) 41.72%(68) 36.20%(59) 63.8%(104) 62.58%(102) 37.42%(61)
 46 or older 66.67%(54) 33.33%(27) 41.98%(34) 58.02%(47) 71.6%(58) 28.4% (23)
Gender
 Male 52.73%(58) 42.27%(52) 0.022 63.64%(70) 36.36%(40) < 0.001 69.09%(76) 30.91%(34) 0.460
 Female 64.53%(302) 35.47%(166) 31.84%(149) 68.16%(319) 65.38%(306) 34.62%(162)
Marital Status
 Married 59.91%(275) 40.09%(184) 0.060 36.38%(167) 63.62%(292) 0.254 64.09%(296) 35.51%(163) 0.234
 Single 71.93%(82) 28.07%(32) 42.98%(49) 57.02%(65) 72.81%(83) 27.19%(31)
Facility Type
 Maternal Child Health Center 59%(141) 41%(98) 0.191 27.62%(66) 72.38%(173) < 0.001 61.51%(147) 38.49%(92) 0.1
 Primary/Comprehensive Care Center 64.02%(210) 35.98%(118) 45.12%(148) 54.88%(180) 68.9%(226) 31.1%(102)
Religion
 Muslim 62.7%(358) 37.3%(213) 0.064 38.18%(218) 61.82%(353) 0.195 66.55%(380) 33.45%(191) 0.035
 Christian 28.57% (2) 71.43% (5) 14.29% (1) 85.71% (6) 28.57% (2) 71.43% (5)
Governorate
 East Amman 61.23%(139) 38.77%(88) 0.046 44.93%(102) 55.07%(125) 0.001 66.96%(152) 33.04%(75) 0.066
 Irbid 57.26%(67) 42.76%(50) 35.9%(42) 64.1%(75) 61.54%(72) 38.46%(45)
 Mafraq 58.87%(73) 43.13%(51) 23.39%(29) 76.61%(95) 60.48%(75) 39.52%(49)
 Zarqa 73.64%(81) 26.36%(29) 41.82%(46) 58.81%(64) 75.45%(83) 24.55%(27)
Location Type
 Rural 58.97%(115) 41.03%(80) 0.408 31.79%(62) 68.21%(133) 0.065 62.56%(122) 37.44%(73) 0.398
 Urban 63.64%(238) 36.36%(136) 40.11%(150) 59.89%(224) 67.38%(252) 32.62%(122)
Practitioner Type
 Midwife 63.51%(134) 36.49%(77) 0.335 24.64%(52) 75.36%(159) < 0.001 64.45%(136) 35.55%(75) 0.288
 Nurse 63.37%(154) 36.63%(89) 38.27%(93) 61.73%(150) 64.61%(157) 35.39%(86)
 Primary Physician 56.78%(67) 43.22%(51) 58.47%(69) 41.53%(49) 71.19%(84) 28.81%(34)
Years of Practice
 Less than 5 years 69.48%(107) 30.52%(47) 0.045 44.81%(69) 55.19%(85) 0.174 74.03%(114) 25.97%(40) 0.021
 5–10 years 56.1%(92) 43.9%(72) 34.76%(57) 65.24%(107) 59.15%(97) 40.85%(67)
 11–20 years 63.59%(117) 36.41%(67) 34.24%(63) 65.76%(121) 67.39%(124) 32.61%(60)
 More than 20 years 54.29%(38) 45.71%(32) 35.71%(25) 64.29%(45) 58.57%(41) 41.43%(29)
Ever Received Training on SRH
 Yes 65.63%(233) 34.37%(122) 0.040 38.31%(136) 61.69%(219) 0.645 68.17%(242) 31.83%(113) 0.145
 No 56.48%(122) 43.52%(94) 36.11%(78) 63.89%(138) 62.5%(135) 37.5%(81)
Aware of SRH Service Delivery Guidelines
 Yes 73.65%(232) 26.35%(83) < 0.001 46.35%(146) 53.65%(169) < 0.001 76.83%(242) 23.17%(73) < 0.001
 No 48.06%(124) 51.94%(134) 26.74%(69) 73.26%(189 52.71%(136) 47.29% (122)