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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of study participants

From: Quality and uptake of antenatal and postnatal care in Haiti

  Antenatal Postnatal
  n = 867 n = 64
  n %a n %a
Maternal age (y)     
  ≤ 20 124 14.5 11 17.1
 21–25 205 23.9 17 26.5
 26–30 286 32.5 16 25.1
  ≥ 31 252 29.0 20 31.4
Marital Status     
 Married 277 31.3 19 29.8
 Not married, cohabiting 451 52.3 31 48.4
 Not married, not cohabiting 139 16.4 14 21.8
Education     
 No elementary school certificate 241 28.2 16 24.8
 Elementary school certificate 89 10.0 5 7.8
 Some secondary, no certificate 394 45.6 31 48.6
 Finished secondary or more 143 16.0 12 18.8
Previous births     
 No previous births 302 34.8 31 48.3
 1 previous birth 252 29.0 15 23.4
 2–3 previous births 235 27.1 9 14.0
  ≥ 4 previous births 78 9.1 9 14.3
Location of most recent delivery     
 Health facility 44 74.6
 Home 16 25.4
 Unknown 4 6.3
Experienced delivery complications 15 23.4
  1. aFrequencies expressed as weighted percentages