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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of participants: group comparisons

From: Comparing CenteringPregnancy® to standard prenatal care plus prenatal education

Demographic characteristic CPa
n=106
n (%)
PEa
n=619
n (%)
p-value
Single 5 (4.9) 36 (5.8) 0.696
Maternal age at delivery    0.101
<25 10 (9.6) 30 (5.2)  
25-34 81 (77.9) 441 (76.6)  
≥35 13 (12.5) 105 (18.2)  
High school education or less 17 (16.2) 33 (5.30) <0.001
Annual household income < $40,000 14 (13.6) 32 (5.3) 0.002
Non-Caucasian ethnicity 41 (39.4) 132 (21.3) <0.001
Not born in Canada 31 (29.5) 120(19.4) 0.018
Speak a language other than English in the home 26 (25.0) 54 (8.7) <0.001
First prenatal appointment at a walk-in clinic 26 (25.5) 59 (10.2) <0.001
  1. a CP= CenteringPregnancy®; PE=Prenatal Education (plus individual prenatal care)