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Table 1 The characteristics of women in two groups

From: Postnatal quality of life in women after normal vaginal delivery and caesarean section

  Normal delivery (n = 50) Caesarean section (n = 50)
  No. (%) No. (%)
Age groups   
20–24 32 (64) 31 (61)
25–29 16 (32) 17 (34)
30–34 1 (2) 2 (4)
35 ≥ 1 (2) 0 (0)
Mean (SD) 24.8 (3.68) 24.7 (3.17)
Educational status*   
Illiterate 2 (4) 0 (0)
Primary 11 (22) 13 (26)
Secondary 30 (60) 28 (56)
Higher 7 (14) 9 (18)
Employment   
Housewife 44 (88) 42 (84)
Employed 6 (12) 8 (16)
Number of children   
One 26 (52) 31 (62)
Two 24 (48) 19 (38)