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Table 1 Characteristics of male respondents

From: Male partner attendance of skilled antenatal care in peri-urban Gulu district, Northern Uganda

Variable Freq N = 331 Proportion (%)
Age a   
   15-24 63 19
   25-34 149 45
   35-44 88 26.6
   ≥45 years 31 9.4
School education  
   None 12 3.7
   Primary 209 64.7
   Secondary 78 24.1
   Tertiary 23 7.1
   Missing data 8 __
Residence   
   Semi-urban 201 61.3
   Urban 128 38.7
   Missing data 3 __
Household size b   
   ≤ 4 112 33.9
   > 4 218 66.1
   Missing data 1 ___
Marital Status   
   Never married 112 33.8
   Married 201 60.7
   Living together 17 5.1
   Missing data 1 __
Type of marriage  
   Monogamous 273 83
   Polygamous 56 17
   Missing data 2 __
Religion   
   Protestant 69 21
   Catholic 222 67.7
   Other 37 11.3
   Missing data 3 __
Occupation   
   Peasant farmer 268 81.5
   Manual 20 6.1
   Sales 19 5.8
   Professional 22 6.7
   Missing data 3 __
No. of children c   
   ≤ 3 168 51.7
   > 3 157 48.3
   Missing data 6 __
  1. aMean age 31.9, bMedian household size = 5 (IQR 4 - 8), cMedian no. of children = 3 (IQR 2 - 5).