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Table 1 Background variables associated with TOP service provision

From: Health care providers' attitudes towards termination of pregnancy: A qualitative study in South Africa

Study sites Primary Health Care facility 3
  Hospital (Level 1, 2 or 3) 8
  Non-governmental organization 4
  Other 1
  Total 16
Training status Providing service – Trained 16
  Providing service – Not trained 0
  Providing service – Health care manager 1
  Providing service – Total 17
  NOT Providing service – Trained 1
  NOT Providing service – Not trained 17
  NOT Providing service – Health care manager 3
  NOT Providing service – Total 21
Service provider category Counsellor 7
  Enrolled Nurse 2
  Registered nurse 3
  Nurse-midwife 17
  Doctor 6
  Management 3
Median number of years worked in TOP services (range)   7 (0–30)
Sex of provider Male 4
  Female 34
Religious affiliation Christian 19
  Other 1
  Not specified 18