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Table 2 Caregiver characteristics

From: Rational use of antibiotics by community health workers and caregivers for children with suspected pneumonia in Zambia: a cross-sectional mixed methods study

Caregiver characteristics Mothers
N = 51
Others
N = 4
Total
N = 55
Age of caregiver (years)
  < 30 29 (57 %) 0 (0 %) 29 (53 %)
  > = 30 22 (43 %) 4 (100 %) 26 (47 %)
Highest Education
 None 3 (6 %) 1 (25 %) 4 (7 %)
 Primary 42 (82 %) 3 (75 %) 45 (82 %)
 Secondary or above 6 (12 %) 0 (0 %) 6 (11 %)
Age of child
 2–11 months 16 (31 %) 0 (0 %) 16 (29 %)
 12–59 months 24 (47 %) 2 (50 %) 26 (47 %)
 Not specified 11 (22 %) 2 (50 %) 13 (24 %)