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Table 1 Background characteristics of participating health extension workers (n = 104)

From: Training needs and perspectives of community health workers in relation to integrating child mental health care into primary health care in a rural setting in sub-Saharan Africa: a mixed methods study

Socio-demographic characteristics Frequency Percentage
Religious affiliation
Muslim 12 11.6
Orthodox christian 20 19.2
Catholic 2 1.9
Protestant 70 67.3
Highest grade you completed at school
Grade 10 69 66.3
Grade 12 35 33.7
  Mean (standard deviation)
Age in years 25.8 ± 3.5
Overall work experience as HEW (months) 75.7 ± 13.6
Work experience in current post (months) 69.7 ± 20.1