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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the study participants

From: Facilitators and barriers to uptake and adherence to lifelong antiretroviral therapy among HIV infected pregnant women in Uganda: a qualitative study

Variable Number (n = 57) Percentage (%)
Age in years
 15–24 29 51.0
 25–34 21 37.0
 35+ 7 12.0
Education level
 No formal education 5 8.7
 Primary 1–7 33 57.8
 Senior 1–4 17 29.8
 Senior 5+ 2 3.5
Marital status
 Married 41 72.0
 Not married 16 28.0
Number of previous pregnancies
 0 3 5.3
 1 to 2 25 44.0
 3+ 29 51.0
Adherence category
 Good adherers 21 36.8
 Poor adherers 29 50.9
 Delayed adherers 7 12.3