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Table 1 Overview of somali and sudanese informants for in-depth interviews

From: Virility, pleasure and female genital mutilation/cutting. A qualitative study of perceptions and experiences of medicalized defibulation among Somali and Sudanese migrants in Norway

Gender Total Somalia Sudan Length of stay Marital status
Women 23 14 9 New (6): 3–12 months Single −2
Settled (17): 3–30 years Married −13
Divorced/Widowed −8
Men 13 8 5 New (2): 3 months Single 5
Settled (11):10–34 years Married 6
Divorced/Widowed-2
Total 36 22 14 Average 15 years  
(Sudanese 6 years, Somali 18 years)