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Table 1 Respondents socio-demographic characteristics

From: Maternal mortality ratio in selected rural communities in Kebbi State, Northwest Nigeria

Respondents characteristics Frequency
N = 3000
Percentage
Local Government
 Birnin kebbi 582 19.4
 Maiyama 429 14.3
 Fakai 310 10.3
 Shanga 500 16.7
 Augie 720 24.0
 Bunza 459 15.3
Consent granted?
 Yes 2917 97.2
 No 83 2.8
Age group
 15–19 494 16.9
 20–24 666 22.8
 25–29 711 24.4
 30–34 412 14.1
 35–39 314 10.8
 40–44 202 6.9
 45–49 118 4.1
Level of Education
 No formal education 907 31.1
 Islamic education 1691 57.9
 Primary education 162 5.6
 Secondary education 139 4.8
 Post secondary education 18 0.6
Marital Status
 Single 42 1.4
 Married 2809 96.3
 Divorced 34 1.2
 Separated 5 0.2
 Widowed 27 0.9