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Table 1 Characteristics and perspectives of service providers on reproductive rights and options available to women infected with HIV

From: Reproductive rights and options available to women infected with HIV in Ghana: perspectives of service providers from three Ghanaian health facilities

Attribute Frequency Percent
Sex of provider   
Male 2 5.7
Female 33 94.3
Facility   
Atua Government Hospital 9 25.7
St Martin’s Hospital 14 40.0
Tema General Hospital 12 34.3
Age of Provider 1   
Under 30 years 14 40.0
Over 30 years 21 60.0
Marital status of provider   
Never married 14 40.0
Currently married 17 48.6
Ever married 4 11.4
Religious affiliation   
Christian 35 100.0
Place of residence   
Urban 18 51.4
Rural 17 48.6
Level of education   
Tertiary 22 62.9
Other 13 37.1
  1. 1 Mean age was 40, ranged from 20 – 60 years.