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Table 2 Focus group discussion with male caregivers (n = 21)

From: The folk illness kimeo and “traditional” uvulectomy: an ethnomedical study of care seeking for children with cough and weakness in Dar es Salaam

Group Occupation Type of network Age group Education Number of participants
06 Self-employed Mutual support association 25–45 Primary 4
07 Self-employed Mutual support association 25–45 Primary and secondary 5
08 Self-employed Mutual support association 25–45 Primary and secondary 4
09 Self-employed and formal sector jobs Neighbours 25–45 Primary, secondary and tertiary 4
10 Retired from formal sector jobs Neighbours 60–70 Secondary and tertiary 4