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Table 2 Characteristics of Participants (n = 65)

From: Community-based organizations’ perspectives on improving health and social service integration

  n (%)
Role in Community Based Organization
 Frontline provider 24 (36.9)
 Management 25 (38.5)
 Executive 16 (24.6)
Female 48 (73.9)
Race/Ethnicity
 White 23 (35.4)
 Hispanic/Latino/a/x 22 (33.9)
 Black/African American 15 (23.1)
 Asian/Pacific Islander 6 (9.2)
 Native American/American Indian 1 (1.5)
Highest level of education
 High School Graduate 4 (6.2)
 Some College 10 (15.4)
 College (BS/BA) 13 (20.0)
 Masters/Graduate 31 (47.7)
 Professional School (JD) 5 (7.7)
 Missing 2
Experience:
 Mean years in social services field (n = 61) 12.4 (SD 9.5)
 Number of years working with the agency  
  < 1 year 8 (12.3)
 1–5 years 28 (43.1)
  > 5 years 29 (44.6)
 Number of individuals who live in region agency serves 29 (44.6)
 Number of employees who shared lived experiences with their clients 23 (35.4)
  1. Description: Characteristics of participants including their role in their CBO, sex, race/ethnicity, education level, and experience
  2. Footnotes: Authors’ analysis of data from pre-interview survey administered to participants