Table 2

Socio-Demographic characteristic of the interviewees

Characteristics

Baseline

Post intervention


Number (n = 238)

%

Number (n = 242)

%


Gender

Female

138

58%

173

71.5

Male

100

42%

69

28.5

Age

16-19

16

6.7

20

8.3

20-24

71

29.8

68

28.1

25-34

89

37.4

95

41.3

35-49

51

21.4

55

23.9

50+

11

4.6

4

1.7

Marital Status

Married

159

66.8

152

62.8

Separated/

59

24.8

50

20.6

Divorced

12

5.04

19

7.8

Never married

8

3.4

18

7.4

Religion

Moslems

225

94.5

231

95.4

Christians

13

5.5

11

4.6

Ethnicity

Makonde

219

92.1

220

90.9

Others (Yao & Makua)

19

7.9

21

9.1

Education

Never been to School

93

39.1

100

41.3

Female

69

29

82

33.9

Male

24

10

18

7.4

Complete Primary Education

85

35.7

92

38

Female

53

22.3

58

24

Male

32

13.4

34

14.04

Never complete Pr/Education

46

19.3

38

15.7

Female

30

12.6

28

11.8

Male

16

6.7

10

4.1

Secondary

14

5.9

9

3.7

Female

5

2.1

4

1.7

Male

9

3.9

5

2.06


Mushi et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2010 10:14   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-10-14

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