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Table 1 Participants in interviews and focus group discussions

From: The contribution of female community health volunteers (FCHVs) to maternity care in Nepal: a qualitative study

Study methods Types of study participants Number of participants by location Total
Hill (Dhading) Terai (Sarlahi) Kathmandu
Interviews FCHVs 8a 12 - 20
Pregnant women/mothers 14 12 - 26
health workers (public) 4 3 - 7
health workers (private) 2 2 - 4
Focus Groups FCHVs 4a 11 4 19
Total   32 40 4 75a
  1. aOne FCHV (Female Community Health Volunteer) in the hill village was present in both interview and focus group discussion which made the total number of participants 75