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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants (N = 24)

From: Women’s experience of psychological birth trauma in China: a qualitative study

Demographic characteristic N %
Parity
 Primipara 13 54.2
 Multipara 11 45.8
Education level
 Undergraduate 16 66.7
 Middle school 7 29.2
 Primary school 1 4.1
Occupation
 Yes 18 75.0
 No 6 25.0
Planned pregnancy
 Yes 19 79.2
 No 5 20.8
Mode of birth
 Natural childbirth 9 37.5
 Inducing labor 2 8.3
 Planned cesarean section 10 41.7
 Emergency cesarean section 3 12.5