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Table 1 Caregivers’ demographic data and children’s particulars

From: Challenges of caring for children with mental disorders: Experiences and views of caregivers attending the outpatient clinic at Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar es Salaam - Tanzania

ID. NO SEX AGE MARITAL STATUS TYPE OF CAREGIVER LEVEL OF EDUCATION OCCUPATION CHILD’S AGE (YRS) /SEX CHILD’S DIAGNOSIS
ID10501JAii
F10424JAi
F 33 Married Mother STD VII Home Mother 10/F Autism
F10424JAii F 37 Married Mother STD VII Home Mother 11 Mental retardation
ID10501JAi
F10424JAiii
F 33 Widow Mother STD VII Home Mother 7/F Seizure disorder & ADHD
ID10430JAi
F10424JAiv
F 36 Single Mother STD VII Petty Business 9/F Seizure disorder & Mental retardation
ID10430JAii
F10424JAv
F 60 Married Mother None Home Mother 8/M Autism & Seizure disorder
ID10502JA F 51 Widow Grandmother STD VII Home Mother 3/F Seizure disorder & Mental retardation
ID10503JA F 33 Married Mother None Petty Business 10/F Epilepsy & Learning disability
ID10504JA F 39 Married Mother Form IV Catering and Decoration 11/F Autism & Seizure disorder
ID10506JA F 42 Married Mother Bachelor’s Degree Police Officer 5/M ADHD & Seizure disorder
F10508JAi M 38 Separated Father STD VII Vehicle mechanic 11/M ADHD & Mental retardation
F10508JAii F 26 Widow Mother None Home Mother 8/M Seizure disorder & Mental retardation
F10508JAiii M 38 Married Father Bachelor’s Degree Engineer 5/M Autism
F10508JAiv F 37 Married Mother STD VII Home Mother 12/M Epilepsy & mental retardation
F10508JAv M 45 Married Father STD VII Petty Business 9/F Mental retardation & Epilepsy
F10508JAvi F 40 Married Mother STD VII Home Mother 11/M Autism & Seizure disorder
  1. NB: STD means standard (used to indicate the level of primary education e.g. STD VII means primary education level 7, which is the highest level of primary education in Tanzania).