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Table 1 Demographics of the vigía interview respondents

From: Risk reduction through community-based monitoring: the vigías of Tungurahua, Ecuador

Characteristic Count
Gender  
Male 16
Female 3
Occupation  
Agriculture 15
Municipality 2
Education 1
Business owners 1
Drivers 1
Length of time as vigía  
10 - 14 years 13
5 - 9 years 5
0 - 4 years 2
Primary recruitment path  
Existing Civil Defence volunteer 5
Head of community 5
Municipality nominated 2
Through another vigía 1
National Secretariat for Risk Management (SNGR) 2
Scientists 4