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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: Drinking before and after pregnancy recognition among South African women: the moderating role of traumatic experiences

Variable N (%)
Age; mean (s.d.) 29.0 (9.6)
Race  
   Black 23 (34.8%)
   Colored 43 (65.2%)
Unmarried 45 (68.2%)
Has children 48 (72.7%)
Would attempt to get pregnant this year 50 (75.8%)
Unemployed 50 (75.8%)
Highest education reached  
   Less than high school 22 (33.3%)
   Some high school 39 (59.1%)
   Completed high school (with diploma) 5 (7.6%)
Any traumatic experiences 42 (64%)
   Any recent IPV 36 (54.5%)
   Any childhood abuse 26 (39.4%)
  1. Note: All variables were assessed prior to pregnancy recognition.