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Table 1 Distribution of hearing professionals in Cameroon by administrative region

From: Approach and solutions to congenital hearing impairment in Cameroon: perspective of hearing professionals

Region ENTs ENT nurse HCP ST
  N = 89 (%) N = 32 (%) N = 10 (%) N = 3 (%)
Center 43 (48.3) 11 (34.4) 4 (40) 2 (66.7)
Littoral 28 (31.6) 18 (56.2) 6 (60) 1 (33.3)
South-West 3 (3.4) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
North-West 3 (3.4) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
West 3 (3.4) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
South 2 (2.2) 2 (6.3) 0 (0) 0 (0)
East 2 (2.2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
North 2 (2.2) 1 (3.1) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Adamawa 2 (2.2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Far North 1 (1.1) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
  1. ENTs ear–nose–throat specialist, HCP hearing care professional, ST speech therapist