Table 6

Breakdown of self, peer and trained volunteer mean assessment scores of RG Kar, Chetla and combined slum results (n=12)

CategoryChetlaRG KarCombined
Food handling and hygieneSelf3.7 (0.5)3.5 (0.5)3.6 (0.5)
Peer3.3 (0.6)3.0 (0.0)3.2 (0.4)
Volunteer3.0 (0.9)3.0 (0.6)3.0 (0.7)
Total3.3 (0.7)3.2 (0.6)3.3 (0.6)
Cooking skillsSelf3.0 (0.9)3.3 (1.0)3.2 (0.9)
Peer3.7 (0.6)3.0 (1.4)3.4 (0.9)
Volunteer3.7 (0.5)3.8 (0.4)3.8 (0.5)
Total3.4 (0.7)3.5 (0.9)3.4 (0.8)
Understanding of balanced dietSelf3.3 (0.8)3.3 (0.8)3.3 (0.8)
Peer2.7 (0.6)2.0 (0.0)2.4 (0.5)
Volunteer2.5 (0.5)2.2 (0.8)2.3 (0.7)
Total2.9 (0.7)2.6 (0.9)2.8 (0.8)
Retention of knowledgeSelf3.3 (0.5)2.8 (0.8)3.1 (0.7)
Peer2.7 (0.6)3.0 (0.0)2.8 (0.4)
Volunteer2.8 (0.4)2.7 (0.8)2.8 (0.6)
Total3.0 (0.5)2.8 (0.7)2.9 (0.6)
Ability to explain or teachSelf3.7 (0.5)2.8 (1.0)3.3 (0.9)
Peer3.7 (0.6)3.0 (0.0)3.4 (0.5)
Volunteer3.7 (0.5)2.8 (1.0)3.3 (0.9)
Total3.7 (0.5)2.9 (0.9)3.3 (0.8)
Overall score3.3 (0.7)3.0 (0.8)3.1 (0.8)
  • Values presented as mean (SD).