Table 1

Demographic characteristics of respondents
Cases Controls
n(%) = 60 n(%) =60
Marital status
Married 37 (62) 44 (73)
Divorced 11 (18) 4 (7)
Single 6 (10) 8 (13)
Widowed 6 (10) 4 (7)
Level of education
Primary school 16 (27) 12 (20)
Secondary school 44 (73) 48 (80)
Religion
Apostolic 8 (13) 8 (13)
Catholic 26 (43) 13 (22)
Protestant 12 (20) 19 (32)
Pentecostal 14 (23) 18 (30)
None 2 (3)
Median age of mothers (years) 28 (IQR 24–31) 29 (IQR 25–33)
Median age of children (months) 17 (IQR 12–27) 24 (IQR 18–35)

Ngwende et al.

Ngwende et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:1181   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-1181

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