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Table 1 Demographic characteristics

From: Prevalence, related factors and maternal outcomes of primary postpartum haemorrhage in governmental hospitals in Kabul-Afghanistan

Demographic variables Frequency
N (%)
Mother’s education
 Illiterate 135 (62.8)
 Primary and Secondary 65 (30.2)
 School 12 (5.6)
 High School 2 (0.9)
 Diploma 1 (0.5)
 Higher Education  
Mother’s job
 Housewife 208 (96.7)
 Employed 7 (3.3)
Husband’s education
 Illiterate 71 (33)
 Primary and Secondary 72 (33.5)
 School 49 (22.8)
 High School 19 (8.8)
 Diploma 4 (1.9)
 Higher Education  
Husband’s job
 Employed 3 (1.4)
 worker 81 (37.7)
 retired 3 (1.4)
 free 106 (49.3)
 jobless 22 (10.2)
Economic status
 Optimal 18 (8.4)
 Medium 162 (75.3)
 Undesirable 35 (16.3)
Residential area
 Urban 125 (58.1)
 Suburb 80 (37.2)
 Rural 10 (4.7)