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Table 2 Level of performance of CHWs

From: Performance of community health workers managing malaria, pneumonia and diarrhoea under the community case management programme in central Uganda: a cross sectional study

Variable Performance categories
Score (25-49%) Score (50-74%) Score (75+)
  [n (%) N = 43] [n (%) N = 220] [n (%), N = 73]
Age    
≤35 years 13 (17.1) 46 (60.5) 17 (22.4)
>35 y ears 30 (11.5) 174 (66.9) 56 (21.5)
Sex    
Male 15 (16.0) 67 (71.2) 12 (12.8)
Female 28 (11.6) 153 (63.2) 61 (25.2)
Education    
Primary 27 (17.5) 99 (64.3) 28 (18.2)
Secondary 13 (9.0) 101 (69.7) 31 (21.4)
Tertiary 3 (8.1) 20 (54.1) 14 (37.8)
Employment    
Unemployed 9 (15.0) 37 (61.7) 14 (23.3)
Formal employment 3 (7.3) 27 (65.9) 11 (26.8)
Self employed 31 (13.2) 156 (66.4) 48 (20.4)
Health sub district    
Busiro east 17 (10.1) 118 (69.8) 34 (20.1)
Kyadondo north 26 (15.6) 102 (61.1) 39 (23.4)
Overall performance 43 (12.8) 220 (65.5) 73 (21.7)
  1. None of the respondents scored less than 25%.