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Table 1 Background characteristics of study sites

From: Perceptions of health stakeholders on task shifting and motivation of community health workers in different socio demographic contexts in Kenya (nomadic, peri-urban and rural agrarian)

Sites Nyalenda Butere Garissa
Context Peri-urban slum Rural agrarian Rural nomadic
Location Kisumu county, Nyanza Province, Western Kenya Kakamega county, Western Province, Western Kenya Garissa county, North Eastern Province
Population density 663.9 people per km2 154 people per km2 18 people per km2
Mean distance to health facility <2km 2-5km >50km