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Table 1 Socio-demographic and cultural characteristics of participants

From: Acceptability of option B+ among HIV positive women receiving antenatal and postnatal care services in selected health centre’s in Lusaka

Demographic Factors   Frequency Percent
Age 15–24
25–34
35–44
45–49
36
208
167
16
8.4
48.7
39.1
3.7
Marital status single
married
divorced
widowed
77
320
16
14
18
74.9
3.7
3.3
Occupation employed
unemployed
108
319
25.3
74.7
Education primary
secondary
tertiary
none
115
236
73
3
26.9
55.3
17.1
0.7
Cultural Factors
 Religion Christianity
Other
421
6
98.6
1.4
 Denomination Pentecostal
Catholic
Adventist
126
82
57
29.9
19.4
13.5
  UCZ
Jehovah’s Witness
other
51
28
78
12.1
6.6
18.5
Fear of partner discrimination Yes
No
152
275
35.6
64.4
Fear of family discrimination Yes
No
134
293
31.4
68.6
Permission to begin ART Yes
No
134
293
31.4
68.6
  Total 427 100