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Table 2 Socio-demographic information for health facility respondents

From: Assessment of surveillance core and support functions regarding neglected tropical diseases in Kenya

Characteristic n (%)
County region
 Rift Valley 42 (22%)
 Coastal 104 (54%)
 Eastern 46 (24%)
Health facility level
 Level 2 - Dispensary 136 (71%)
 Level 3 - Health Centre 42 (22%)
 Level 4 - Sub County Hospital 12 (6%)
 Level 5 - County Referral Hospital 2 (1%)
Health facility type
 Private 23 (12%)
 Public 169 (88%)
Age of the respondent  
 18–30 years 26 (14%)
 31–40 years 91 (47%)
 41–50 years 60 (31%)
  > 50 years 15 (8%)
Gender of the respondent
 Female 98 (51%)
 Male 94 (49%)
Health cadre
 Clinical Officer 43 (22%)
 Health Records Management Staff 3 (2%)
 Laboratory Staff 1 (1%)
 Nursing Staff 125 (65%)
 Public Health Staff 20 (10%)
Years of experience in the health cadre
 1 - < 2 years 13 (7%)
 2 - < 3 years 53 (28%)
 3 - ≤5 years 56 (29%)
 More than 5 years 70 (36%)
Highest level of education
 Certificate 13 (7%)
 Diploma 159 (83%)
 Degree 20 (10%)