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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of respondents

From: The role of mothers-in-law in antenatal care decision-making in Nepal: a qualitative study

Socio-demographic characteristics of women (N = 30)
Variable Categories ANC user (N = 15) ANC non-user (N = 15)
Age Below 20 3 5
  21-25 11 2
  26 and over 1 8
Number of children None but pregnant 8 4
  2 or fewer 4 2
  3 or more 2 6
People in family home below 5 5 2
  6 to 12 10 13
Women's education Literate 11 2
  Illiterate 4 13
Socio-demographic characteristics of husbands (N = 10)
Education Literate 5 1
  Illiterate 0 4
Age <30 years 4 2
  >30 years 1 3
Socio-demographic characteristics of mothers-in-law (N = 10)
Education Literate 0 0
  Illiterate 6 4
Age < 60 years 2 0
  > 60 years 4 4