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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of Mama Mshauri (n = 15)

From: Lay health worker experiences administering a multi-level combination intervention to improve PMTCT retention

Characteristic Median (IQR) or Number (percent)
Age (years) 37 [31–43]
Ethnicity
 Luo 14 (93.3%)
 Kisii 1 (6.7%)
Language
 Luo 15 (100%)
Education
 Secondary 9 (60%)
 College 6 (40%)
Number of children a 4 [2–5]
Place of delivery of last child
 Health facility 13 (86.7%)
 Home 1 (6.7%)
Currently in a relationship
 Yes 11 (73.3%)
 No 4 (26.7%)
Marital status b
 Married, living together 5 (33.3%)
 Not married, living together 1 (6.7%)
 Married, not living together 2 (13.3%)
 Not married, not living together 4 (26.7%) 2 single, 1 widow
HIV status (self-report)
 Positive 6 (40%)
 Unknown/Negative 9 (60%)
  1. aNumber of children: 1 participant had no children
  2. bDescription of current relationship: 2 participants were single and 1 was a widow