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Table 1 Sampling framework of health workers in Nyamagana and Ilemela districts

From: Predictors of knowledge and practice of exclusive breastfeeding among health workers in Mwanza city, northwest Tanzania

Health facilities Total cliniciansa Total nursesb Clinicians sampled (interviewed)c Nurses sampled (interviewed)d
Bugando Medical Centre 144 327 36 (34) 70 (60)
Sekou Toure Regional Hospital 20 172 5 (4) 35 (28)
Nyamagana District Hospital 13 30 8 (8) 18 (14)
Buzuruga Health Centre 11 15 5 (5) 15 (9)
Karume Health Centre 7 11 5 (5) 14 (11)
Igoma Health Centre 6 18 3 (2) 8 (6)
Makongoro Health Centre 5 15 2 (2) 22 (18)
Nyakato Dispensary 5 11 2 (1) 4 (3)
Pasiasi Dispensary 2 5 2 (2) 5 (3)
Nyerere Dispensary 5 15 2 (1) 4 (2)
Buhongwa Dispensary 2 5 1 (0) 5 (2)
Total 220 624 71 (64) 200 (156)
  1. aThe total number of clinicians (medical specialists, residence, registrars, assistant medical officers and clincial officers) at 11 health facilities; btotal number of nurses at the health facilties, which includes registered, enrolled and auxillary nurses; cnumber of interviewed clinicians (% of the interviwed, ademoninator); number of interviwed nurses interviwed (% of the interviwed, bdemoninator)