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Table 3 Socio-demographic characteristics of participants in in-depth interviews

From: Reasons rural Laotians choose home deliveries over delivery at health facilities: a qualitative study

  Women (12) Husbands (n = 8) Mothers/
    Mothers in-law (n = 8)
Age Range 18–37 Range 26–46 Range 45–70
Mean = 25.3 Mean = 32.87 Mean = 52.37
Religion    
Buddhist 7 5 5
Animist 4 2 3
Christian 1 1  
Marital status    
Married 12 4 6
Widowed 0 0 2
Educational level    
Illiterate 3 3 3
Primary 6 3 5
Lower Secondary 3 1 0
Occupation    
Home duties 1 0 2
Farmer 9 6 6
Self-employed 1 0 0
Other 1 2 0
Obstetric Gynecologic Factors    
Stillbirth 1 Na Na
Abortion/miscarriage 3 Na Na