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Table 1 Characteristics of the study participants

From: HIV stigma in the teaching hospitals in Sana’a, Yemen: a conflict and low-resource setting

Attribute (n = 320) Frequency Percentage
Hospital
 Al-Thawrah 211 66
 Al-Jumhouri 51 16
 Al-Sabeen 37 11.5
 Al-Kuwait 21 6.5
Specialization
 Surgeons 16 5
 Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 21 6
 Dentists 14 4
 Nurses 269 84
Sex
 Male 219 68
 Female 101 32
Age group (years)
 20–29 159 50
 30–39 113 35
 40–49 18 5.5
 50 or more 6 2
 Missing 24 7.5
Highest level of education
 Nursing Diploma 222 69
 Bachelor’s degree 85 27
 Arab Board of Specialization (Medical Doctorate) 7 2
 MSc 3 1
 PhD 3 1
Specialisation
 General surgeons 16 5
 Gynaecologist& Obstetrician 21 7
 Dentists 14 4
 Nurses 269 84
Years of experience
  < 2 years 50 16
 2–5 years 99 31
 6–10 years 78 24
  > 10 years 93 29