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Table 1 Background characteristics of women interviewed

From: Malaria and anemia prevention in pregnant women of rural Burkina Faso

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Background Characteristics (%) Users n = 159 Non Users n = 66 All n = 225
Age Group    
   15–19 24 (15) 12 (18) 36 (16)
   20–29 81 (51) 37 (56) 118 (52)
   30–49 54 (34) 17 (26) 71 (32)
Education    
   No Schooling 145 (91) 62 (94) 207 (92)
   Primary Education 14 (9) 4 (6) 18 (8)
Parity    
   1 26 (16) 8 (12) 34 (15)
   2–3 46 (29) 17 (26) 63 (28)
   4–13 87 (55) 41 (62) 128 (57)
Distance*(Km)    
   0–4 99 (62) 5 (8) 104 (46)
   5–7 43 (27) 59 (89) 102 (45)
   8–15 17 (11) 2 (3) 19 (8)
  1. * Distance to the nearest health center in kilometers