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Table 2 Knowledge level of the key community members by category (N = 432)

From: Knowledge and attitude of key community members towards tuberculosis: mixed method study from BRAC TB control areas in Bangladesh

Category of the key community members Subcategory of the key community members Knowledge level of the key community members
Good Average Poor
n (%)
BRAC worker Shasthya Shebika 105 (59) 72 (40) 2 (1)
Shasthya Kormi 14 (70) 6 (30) -
Program Organizer 15 (88) 2 (12) -
Lab Program Organizer 8 (89) 1 (11) -
Informal health care provider Drug Seller 17 (52) 12 (36) 4 (12)
Village Doctor 19 (58) 13 (39) 1 (3)
DOTS Provider 5 (71) 2 (29) -
Community leader Imam 7 (28) 15 (60) 3 (12)
Muezzin - 1 (100) -
Head Master 11 (55) 9 (45) -
UP Member 9 (32) 19 (68) -
Community members Cured TB Patient 13 (35) 24 (65) -
Businessman 3 (42) 2 (29) 2 (29)
Social worker 1 (33) 2 (67) -
Factory Worker - 2 (67) 1 (33)
Folk song and popular theatre group 3 (30) 7 (70) -