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Table 1 Percentage distribution of postpartum mother by demographic characteristics (n = 250)

From: Knowledge on postnatal care among postpartum mothers during discharge in maternity hospitals in Asmara: a cross-sectional study

VariablesFrequencyPercentage
Age (Years)
 17 to 259337.2
 26 to 308433.6
 31 to 427329.2
Residence
 Urban18373.2
 Rural6726.8
Marital status
 Married23292.8
 Living together52.0
 Divorced20.8
 Single114.4
Educational level
 Junior and below7329.2
 Secondary14357.2
 Higher level3413.6
Occupation (n = 244)
 Professionals4719.3
 House wife related19780.7
Religion
 Christian21987.6
 Muslim3112.4
Ethnicity
 Tigrigna23493.6
 Tigre/Saho/Afar166.4