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Table 1 Characteristics of nurses enrolled in the study

From: The effectiveness of an abbreviated training program for health workers in breast cancer awareness: innovative strategies for resource constrained environments

Characteristic n %
Age category (n=75)   
20-25 24 32
25-30 25 33.3
30-35 12 16
>35 14 18.7
Gender (n=69)   
Female 57 82.6
Male 12 17.4
Qualification (n=70)   
KRCN 53 75.7
BSc Nursing 12 17.1
Other qualification 5 7.1
Marital (n=78)   
Married 47 60.3
Single 31 39.7
Area of service (n=79)   
Medical 22 27.9
Surgical 21 26.6
Critical care 11 13.9
Paediatrics 8 10.1
Casualty 7 8.9
Out patient 6 7.6
Maternity 2 2.5
Operating Theatre 2 2.5