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Table 1 Summary of FGDs and IDIs conducted, by study site and gender of participants

From: "Now we are in a different time; various bad diseases have come." understanding men's acceptability of male circumcision for HIV prevention in a moderate prevalence setting

Participant Type Study location Gender
  EHP ESP WNB NCD Male Female
  FGD IDI FGD IDI FDG IDI FGD IDI FDG IDI FGD IDI
Community-based interviews with men who had a penile modification1 0 7 0 16 6 6 1 8 7 37 0 0
Community-based interviews with men without a penile modification2 5 0 4 0 2 1 7 3 14 4 4 0
Community-based interviews with women3 3 1 5 7 4 3 4 4 0 0 16 15
Key informant interviews4 0 3 1 8 2 7 1 9 3 24 1 3
Total FGDs and IDIs 8 11 10 31 14 17 13 24 24 65 21 18
Total interviews 19 41 31 37 89 39
  1. 1Includes FGDs and IDIs with older men, younger men, mixed groups of men; and 13 IDIs with men carrying our traditional and contemporary penile practices
  2. 2Includes FGDs and IDIs with older men, younger men, mixed groups of men
  3. 3Includes FGDs and IDIs with older women, younger women, mixed groups of women; and 6 IDIs among female sex workers [to be reported in a seprate paper by Kelly et al.]
  4. 4Includes interviews with local chiefs, village elders, councillors, health care workers; representatives of National and Provincial Departments of Health; representatives of the National AIDS Council and from Provincial AIDS Committees