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Table 1 Characteristics of study participants, Montes Claros, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 2010

From: Knowledge of family health program practitioners in Brazil about sickle cell disease: a descriptive, cross-sectional study

Variable N %
Sex   
   Male 28 29.2
   Female 68 70.8
Number of children   
   None 56 58.3
   1-2 35 36.5
   3 or more 5 5.2
Marital status   
   Married or stable relationship 52 54.2
   Single or divorced or widower 44 45.8
Education   
   Nurse 57 59.4
   Physician 39 40.6
Qualification in Primary Health   
   Yes 60 62.5
   No 36 37.5
Time since graduation   
   ≤ 5 years 54 56.3
   > 5 years 42 43.7
Length of service in Primary Care
   ≤3 years 43 44.8
   4 to 7 years 30 31.3
   ≤ 8 years 23 23.9