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Table 1 Reproductive and sociodemographic characteristics of women (N = 1,530)

From: Maternal postpartum morbidity in Marrakech: what women feel what doctors diagnose?

Characteristic Number (%) Pvalue
Women with postpartum consultation Women without postpartum consultation  
n = 1,210 n = 320
Age
< 20 68 (6) 24 (7) 0.6
20–25 271 (22) 66 (21)
25–30 338 (28) 96 (30)
30–35 336 (28) 83 (26)
>35 197 (16) 50 (16)
Unknown 0 1 (0)
Education level
None 273 (22) 118 (37) 0.0001
Primary 406 (34) 106 (3)
High school 356 (29) 70 (22)
Higher education 175 (15) 25 (8)
Unknown 0 (0) 1 (0)
Medical insurance
No 892 (74) 248 (78) 0.1
Yes 318 (26) 71 (22)
Not known 0 (0) 1 (0)
Occupation
No 1102 (91) 292 (91) 0.9
Yes 108 (9) 27 (9)
Unknown 0 1 (0)
Homeowner
No 584 (48) 159 (50) 0.7
Yes 612 (51) 160 (50)
Unknown 14 (1) 1 (0)
Socioeconomic score (quintile)
Poorest 189 (16) 110 (34) <0.001
Less poor 198 (16) 0 (0)
Average 266 (22) 133 (42)
Less rich 239 (20) 60 (19)
Richest 283 (23) 16 (5)
Unknown 35 (3) 1 (0)
Obstetric history
Parity
1 382 (32) 137 (43) 0.0001
2–3 672 (55) 154 (48)
4 or more 156 (13) 28 (9)
Unknown 0 (0) 1 (0)
Delivery structure
At home 75 (6) 32 (10) 0.0001
University hospital 78 (7) 27 (8)
Private sector 119 (10) 14 (4)
Regional maternity 75 (6) 35 (11)
Delivery house 863 (71) 211 (66)
Unknown 0 (0) 1 (0)
Type of delivery
Vaginal 576 (48) 177 (55) 0.01
Vaginal + episiotomy 426 (35) 102 (32)  
Cesarean section 122 (10) 28 (9)  
Vacuum or forceps 86 (7) 12 (4)  
Unknown 0 (0) 0 (0)