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Table 1 Characteristics of pregnant women in both study I (N = 295) and study II (N = 304)

From: Development of the Tilburg Pregnancy Distress Scale: the TPDS

 

Group I

Group II

Characteristics

N

%

Mean

SD

Range

n

%

Mean

SD

Range

Demographics

          

Age

          

   Younger than 25

28

11,4

   

29

12,8

   

   26-30

94

38,4

   

112

36,8

   

   31-35

98

40,0

   

120

39,6

   

   Above 36

25

10,2

   

33

10,7

   

Marital status

          

   With partner

245

100

   

298

98

   

Education level

          

   Low

15

5

   

18

6

   

   Middle

136

46

   

131

43

   

   High

144

49

   

155

51

   

Currently working outside the home

226

92,2

   

273

89,8

   

Obstetric history

          

Parity

          

   Primiparous

131

44,4

   

135

44,4

   

   Multiparous

164

55,6

   

169

55,6

   

Previous abortion

63

25,7

   

88

28,9

   

Term of gestation in weeks

  

26,56

9,45

6 -41

  

28,61

9,12

6 -41

Life style

          

   Any alcohol intake

19

7,7

   

21

6,9

   

   Any smoking

15

6,1

   

20

6,6