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Table 1 Practitioners' demographic data and characteristics

From: Knowledge and practices regarding malaria and the National Treatment Guidelines among public health workers in Equatorial Guinea

  Health centre Hospital
n % n % P value
Sex
 Male 12 46.15 3 16.67  
 Female 14 53.85 15 83.33 0.042
Age
 20–29 1 3.85 3 16.67  
 30–39 13 50.00 12 66.67  
 40–49 5 19.23 1 5.56  
 50–59 6 23.08 2 11.11  
  > 60 1 3.85 0 0.00 0.246
Academic level
 Medical degree 10 38.46 18 100.00  
 Nursing degree 5 19.23 0 0.00  
 Nursing diploma 8 30.77 0 0.00  
 Medical assistant 3 11.54 0 0.00 0.001
Years of experience
  < 5 17 65.38 15 83.33  
 6–10 2 7.69 3 16.67  
 11–20 3 11.54 0 0.00  
  > 20 4 15.38 0 0.00 0.108
Malaria cases/day
  < 10 22 84.62 4 22.22  
 11–20 4 15.38 9 50.00  
 21–30 0 0.00 2 11.11  
  > 30 0 0.00 3 16.67 0.000
 < 15 years old malaria cases/day
  < 10 24 92.31 4 22.22  
 11–20 2 7.69 9 50.00  
 21–30 0 0.00 2 11.11  
  > 30 0 0.00 3 16.67 0.000