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Table 2 Selected sociodemographic characteristics of the study population

From: Assessing the quality of service of village malaria workers to strengthen community-based malaria control in Cambodia

Characteristics (n = 251) Mean SD Number %Total
Age 35.4 12.3   
Education (final grade) 3.7 2.4   
Gender     
   Male    203 80.9
   Female    48 19.1
Occupation     
   Farmer    237 94.4
   Other    14 5.6
Region     
   Mountainous    148 59.0
   Other    103 41.0
Ethnicity     
   Khmer    87 34.7
   Other    164 65.3
VMW career (months) 40.2 14.2   
Most recent VMW training attended (months ago) 16.0 5.0   
Reason for becoming VMW     
   Recommended by villagers    130 51.8
   Interested in malaria treatment/prevention    121 48.2