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Table 1 Sociodemographics of the interviewees (n = 20) including age, gender, employment, workplace

From: A cross-sectional pilot study assessing needs and attitudes to implementation of Information and Communication Technology for rational use of medicines among healthcare staff in rural Tanzania

Characteristic Description N (total = 20)
Location of participants Serengeti district 10
Bunda district 10
Age in years (span) Median (range) 33,5 (23–57)
Gender Male 16 (80%)
Female 4 (20%)
Employment/Education Nurse 3
Medial assistant 2
Clinical officer 6
Assistant medical officer, Medical officer, Clinical dentist 5
Pharmacist 4
Type of workplace Hospital 9
Health centre 4
Dispensary 7
Time on current position <1 year 5
1-5 years 12
  >5 years 3
  1. Abbreviations: MA Medical assistant, CO Clinical Officer, AMO Advanced Medical Officer, MO Medical Officer.