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Table 2 Demographic data for participants

From: Priorities for global research into children’s palliative care: results of an International Delphi Study

    Round 1 (n = 153) Round 2 (n = 95)
1. Profession Doctor 70 45.8 % 46 48.4 %
Clinical Officer 3 2.0 % 4 4.2 %
Nurse 38 24.8 % 25 26.3 %
Priest 3 2.0 % 1 1.1 %
Social Worker 11 7.2 % 5 5.3 %
Teacher 3 2.0 % 1 1.1 %
Other 25 16.3 % 13 13.7 %
2. Region of work Asia 15 9.8 % 10 10.5 %
Europe 49 32.0 % 36 37.9 %
Latin America 17 11.1 % 8 8.4 %
Middle East 1 0.7 % 0 0 %
North America 19 12.4 % 13 13.7 %
Oceania 9 5.9 % 5 5.3 %
Sub-Saharan Africa 43 28.1 % 23 24.2 %
3. Main area of work Clinical care 91 59.5 % 59 62.1 %
Education 21 13.7 % 13 13.7 %
Management 10 6.5 % 9 9.5 %
Policy 8 5.2 % 6 6.3 %
Research 19 12.4 % 8 8.4 %
Did not respond 4 2.6 % - -