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Table 1 Detailed demographics of participants

From: Care-‘less’: exploring the interface between child care and parental control in the context of child rights for workers in children’s homes in Ghana

Item Category Number
Sex Male 8
Female 33
Age Range 25–35 5
36–45 5
46–55 22
56–58 9
Education Post -Graduate 1
Bachelor level 3
Professional/Voc/Dip 11
Middle school 26
Work Role Manager/Director 2
Mother 22
Assistant Mother/Auntie 8
Former institutional child/ Volunteer 3
Resident Nurse 2
Teacher 2
Social Worker 2
Length of Service (in years) 0–10 6
11–20 14
21–30 13
31–40 8
Marital status Single 8
Married 14
Divorced 12
Widowed 7
  1. Source: Fieldwork data