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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of pregnant women following ANC at University of Gondar Hospital, March 2014, Gondar, Ethiopia [N = 422]

From: Urinary incontinence among pregnant women, following antenatal care at University of Gondar Hospital, North West Ethiopia

Characteristics Distribution
N [%]
Age 16–24 143 [33.9]
25–29 172 [40.8]
30–34 60 [14.2]
35–40 47 [11.1]
Education status Unable to read and write 62 [14.7]
Read and write only 8 [1.9]
Grade 1–8 76 [18]
Grade 9–12 140 [33.2]
College level 136 [32.2]
Occupation Housewife 254 [60.2]
Teachers 40 [9.5]
Nurses 2 [0.5]
Office workers 67 [15.9]
Others 59 [14.0]
Marital status Married 407 [96.4]
Single 12 [2.8]
Divorced 3 [0.5]
Residence Urban 345 [81.8]
Rural 77 [18.2]
Gestational age 1–3 month 41 [9.7]
  4–6 month 101 [23.9]
  7–9 month 252 [59.7]
  >9 month 28 [6.6]