TABLE. Demographic Characteristics of Study Participants, Kayonza District, Rwanda (N = 159)
Community Members (n = 96)Community Health Workers (n = 48)Nurses (n = 15)
Age, mean, y383831
Sex, No. (%)
 Male48 (50.0)24 (50.0)7 (46.7)
 Female48 (50.0)24 (50.0)8 (53.3)
No. of children, mean441.5
No. of years of school, mean4712
Marital status, No. (%)
 Single/unmarried4 (4.2)6 (12.5)4 (26.6)
 Married/cohabitating83 (86.5)42 (87.5)11 (73.3)
 Other9 (9.3)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)
Occupation of community members,a No. (%)
 Farmer83 (86.5)----
 Other13 (13.5)----
  • a Community health workers were not asked to describe employment in addition to community health work.