Table 2

Percent distribution of respondent mothers by age, level of education, place of income generation activity and marital status in Latest LQAS Survey
Characteristics Percentage*
Age (in completed years)
   17-19 years (%) 02.9
   20-24 years (%) 32.8
   25-29 years (%) 36.3
   30-34 years (%) 17.3
   35+ years (%) 10.7
   Mean age 26.5
   (Number) a (1780)
Level of education
   No formal education (%) 62.2
   Primary school (%) 13.2
   Middle school (%) 08.6
   High school (%) 07.1
   Intermediate (%) 03.7
   College or above (%) 05.0
   Professional education (%) 00.2
   (Number) a (1784)
Place of income generation activity
   Work from home - income generation (%) 08.5
   Work from outside home - income generation (%) 02.7
   No income generation activity (%) 88.8
   (Number) a (1772)
Marital status
   Currently married (%) 99.6
   Widowed/ Divorced/ Separated (%) 00.4
   (Number) a (1786)

* Percentages are weighted by population of supervisory areas.

a Number of interviews without missing information.

Weiss et al.

Weiss et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2013 13:25   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-13-25

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