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Table 1 The distribution of sociodemographic characteristics of participants

From: Barriers and associated factors for adequate antenatal care among Afghan women in Iran; findings from a community-based survey

  n (%)
Age group (year)
 18–24 131 (30.9)
 25–34 188 (44.3)
 35–44 105 (24.8)
Education
 Illiterate 160 (37.7)
 Literate 264 (62.3)
Employment
 Employed 216 (50.9)
 Unemployed 208 (49.1)
Parity
 1 80 (18.9)
 2–4 240 (56.6)
  ≥ 5 104 (24.5)
Husband education
 Illiterate 159 (37.5)
 Literate 265 (62.5)
Husband employment
 Employed 416 (98.1)
 Unemployed 8 (1.9)
Family income (Iranian Toman)
  <  4 million 224 (52.8)
  ≥ 4 million 200 (47.2)
Length of stay in Iran
  < 5 years 192 (45.3)
  ≥ 5 year 232 (54.7)
Legal status
 Illegal 160 (37.7)
 Legal 264 (62.3)
Insurance *
 No insurance 144 (54.5)
 Had insurance 120 (45.5)
The number of ANC
  <  4 64 (15.1)
 4–8 208 (49.1)
  ≥ 8 152 (35.8)
Total 424 (100)
  1. * Only included the legal immigrant (n = 264)