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Table 2 Reproductive History of Married Women, Mekelle town, 2011

From: Factors associated with utilization of long acting and permanent contraceptive methods among married women of reproductive age in Mekelle town, Tigray region, north Ethiopia

Variables Number Percent
Age at marriage (n = 440)   
   < 18 238 54.1
   ≥ 18 202 45.9
Age at delivery (n = 421)   
   < 18 71 16.9
   ≥ 18 350 83.1
Number of pregnancy (n = 440)   
   One 249 56.6
   Two and above 191 43.4
Number of abortion (n = 63)   
   One 44 69.8
   Two and above 19 30.2
Responsible for deciding to have children (n = 440)   
   Wife 73 16.6
   Husband 14 3.2
   Joint discussion 353 80.2