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Table 1 Characteristics of the peer-leaders by study community of residence

From: Peer-leaders’ experiences and challenges in distributing HIV self-test kits in a rural fishing community, Rakai, Uganda

Characteristics Study communities
Kasensero Gwanda Kyebe
Sex
 Female 2 (33.3) 2 (33.3) 2 (33.3)
 Male 4 (66.7) 4 (66.7) 4 (66.7)
Age-group
 18–19 1 (16.7) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
 20–24 1 (16.7) 6 (100) 4 (66.7)
 25+ years 4 (66.7) 0 (0.0) 2 (33.3)
Education
 Primary education 1 (16.7) 3 (50) 1 (16.7)
 Secondary education 5 (83.3) 3 (50) 5 (83.3)
Prior testing Experience 6 (100) 6 (100) 6 (100)
Number of kits distributed by the peer-leader
 1–4 0 2 (33.3) 0
 5–9 3 (50) 2 (33.3) 2 (33.3)
 10 3 (50) 2 (33.3) 4 (66.7)