Table 1 : Frequency of socioeconomic variables among pregnant women.


Variables Frequency Percent

Age group    

16-20 35 10.8
21-25 85 26.3
26-30 124 38.4
31-35 55 17.0
36-40 24 7.4

Parity    

P0 89 27.6
P1-4 200 61.9
P5 and above 34 10.5

Marital status    

Single 7 2.2
Married 316 97.8

Occupation    

Civil servant 27 8.4
Petty trader 116 35.9
Artisan 46 14.2
Unemployed house wife 78 24.1
Student 37 11.5
Farmer 16 5.0
Clergy 2 0.6
House help 1 0.3

Social classification    

Upper class 0 0
Middle class 27 8.4
Lower class 296 91.6

Income    

Yes 207 64
No 116 36
Total 323 100

Agu et al.Family Practice Reports  2015 2:2DOI : 10.7243/2056-5690-2-2