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Table 1. Characteristics of the sample

From: “We don’t want problems”: reasons for denial of legal abortion based on conscientious objection in Mexico and Bolivia

  FGDs IDIs
Mexico n = 50 Bolivia n = 32 Combined n = 82 Mexico n = 18 Bolivia n = 16 Combined n = 34
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Profession
 Nurse (including head nurses) 18 (36%) 9 (28%) 27 (33%)    
 Administrative/data/legal personnel 7 (14%) 12 (38%) 19 (23%)    
 Psychologist/social worker 3 (6%) 11 (34%) 14 (17%)    
 Physician (gynecologist/obstetricians and generalists) 22 (44%) 0 22 (27%) 18 (100%) 16 (100%) 34 (100%)
   Objectors     8 (44%) 9 (56%) 17 (50%)
   Non-objectors     10 (56%) 7 (44%) 17 (50%)
Gender
 Male 14 (28%) 6 (19%) 20 (24%) 6 (33%) 9 (56%) 15 (44%)
 Female 36 (72%) 26 (81%) 62 (76%) 12 (67%) 7 (44%) 19 (56%)