Table 2

Training and supervision received by participating auxiliary midwives (AMWs)

Variablesn (n=262)Per cent
Year of first AMW training received
Ever received refresher training
Refresher training within 1 year
 No refresher training9335.5
 One year and more3212.2
 Less than 1 year13752.3
Number of supervision received within 6 months
 Less than six times7729.4
 Six times and more18570.6
Reported satisfaction of supervision
 Not satisfied7428.2
Adequate supervision*
 Not adequate12447.3
  • *Adequate supervision was defined as receiving supervision six times or more within the last 6 months and was satisfied with the supervision received.