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Table 1 Profile of study participants

From: An evaluation of a community-based food supplementation for people living with HIV in Ghana: implications for community-based interventions in Ghana

Variable Frequency (n = 200) Percentage (%)
Age group (years)
 <30 26 13.0
 30–39 78 39.0
 40–49 63 31.5
 50–59 26 13.0
 ≥60 7 3.5
Mean = 39.9; SD = 9.4
Previous occupation
 Farmer 34 17.0
 Trader 104 52.5
 Unemployed 17 8.5
 Others 44 22.0
Current occupation
 Farmer 24 12.0
 Trader 71 35.5
 Unemployed 75 37.5
 Others 30 15.0
Education
 Basic 135 67.5
 Secondary 13 6.5
 Tertiary 10 5.0
 None 42 21.0
Length of time on the programme
 <12 months 77 38.5
 12–24 months 65 32.5
 >24 months 58 29.0