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Table 1 Respondents

From: Prevention and management of malaria during pregnancy: findings from a comparative qualitative study in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi

Data collection activities Respondent type Central Ghana Northern Ghana Kenya Malawi Total
Free listing and sorting Community members 12 16 17 24 59
Pregnant women 10 10 7 11 38
Health providers* 10 11 6 5 32
In-depth interviews Pregnant women 84 64 69 68 285
Health providers* 33 34 17 21 105
Relatives 26 29 20 16 91
Opinion leaders 12 12 10 12 46
Case studies Pregnant women 19 18 12 18 67
Focus group discussions Community members 10 16 9 16 51
  1. *Includes healthcare staff involved with the provision of ANC at health facilities and TBAs working in the communities.