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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of the trained peer counsellors

From: Community based peer counsellors for support of exclusive breastfeeding: experiences from rural Uganda

Age group in years Number
   20–24 3
   25–30 7
   31–35 4
Formal Education level  
   Primary 1–4 0
   Primary 5–7 3
   Secondary level 12
Occupation  
   Subsistence farmer 12
   Other 3
Residence  
   Village 14
   Trading centre 1
Number of children  
   1–3 6
   More than 3 9
Marital status  
   Married 15
   Single 0