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Table 1 Characteristics of study participants according to their postpartum marital satisfaction

From: Biological reflect of Adiponectin hormone in postpartum marital satisfaction and depression scores

Variables Post-partum marital satisfaction P-valuea
Satisfied (n = 45) Dissatisfied (n = 45)
Continuous Variables, (Mean ± SD
 Age (year) 28.3 ± 5.6 28.3 ± 5.4 0.98
 Gravidity 2.3 ± 1.2 2.2 ± 1.2 0.86
 Parity 0.8 ± 0.7 1.0 ± 1.1 0.76
 Number of previous abortions 0.4 ± 0.8 0.22 ± 0.5 0.21
 Number of living children 0.8 ± 0.7 1.0 ± 1.1 0.67
 Gestational age at delivery 39.0 ± 0.8 39.2 ± 0.9 0.20
 BMI (before pregnancy) 23.7 ± 3.5 23.1 ± 3.4 0.37
Categorical Variables, (n (%))
 Type of delivery NVD 23 (51.1%) 22 (48.9%) 0.83
C-section 22 (48.9%) 23 (51.1%)
 Employment Employed 44 (97.8%) 45 (100.0%) 0.31
Unemployed 1 (2.2%) 0
 Education Elementary 8 (17.7%) 8 (17.7%) 1.00
Middle school and Upper 37 (82.2%) 37 (82.2%)
 Sex of neonate Female 19 (42.2%) 24 (53.3%) 0.29
Male 26 (57.8%) 21 (46.7%)
  1. aObtained from t-student/ Mann-Whitney-U test for continuous variables and Pearson’s χ2 test for Categorical variables