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Table 1 Characteristics of study population, n = 920.

From: Childbirth experience questionnaire (CEQ): development and evaluation of a multidimensional instrument

Age years, mean 28.1 (4.4)
Gestational age weeks, mean 40.2 (1.0)
Spontaneous vaginal delivery 764 (83.0%)
Operative delivery: 156 (17.0%)
   Instrumental vaginal delivery 109 (11.8%)
   Caesarean delivery 47 (5.1%)
Labour duration more than 12 hours 236 (25.7%)
Oxytocin augmentation during labour 617 (67.1%)
Postpartum haemorrhage mL 490 (359)
Sphincter laceration/vaginal births 39 (4.5%)
Apgar score < 7 at 5 minutes 9 (1.0%)
  1. Data are given as mean (SD) or as n (%).