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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of Study Population

From: Determinants and aetiologies of postpartum pyrexia; a retrospective analysis in a tertiary health facility in the Littoral Region of Cameroon

VariableFrequencyPercentage (%)
Maternal age
 20–34 years126283
  ≥ 3525817.0
Marital status
 Single44129.0
 Married107971.0
Education
 Primary (primary school only)1459.5
 Secondary (at most secondary and/or high school)41127.1
 Tertiary (at least undergraduate level)96463.4
Parity
 Primipara23815.7
 Multipara (2 to 4 births)101066.5
 Grand Multipara (5 or more births)27217.9