Skip to main content

Table 1 Socio-demographic and study characteristics of participants

From: ‘Making of a Strong Woman’: a constructivist grounded theory of the experiences of young women around menarche in Papua New Guinea

Study sites (provinces) Data collection strategies Interview number Total participants number Participants’ distribution by age range
13–25 years 26–44 years  > 45 years
East Sepik Focus Group Discussion 4 27 10 9 8
Individual interview 3 4 2 2 0
Eastern Highlands Focus Group Discussion 1 8 3 3 2
Individual interview 0 0 0 0 0
Milne Bay Focus Group Discussion 2 25 11 10 4
Individual interview 3 4 0 1 3
National Capital District Focus Group Discussion 3 30 12 17 1
Individual interview 0 0 0 0 0
Total 16 98 38 42 18