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Table 1 Basic Demographic characteristics of Family Planning Clients (N = 269)

From: Health knowledge, attitudes and practices of family planning service providers and clients in Akwapim North District of Ghana

Variables Number (n) Proportion (%)
Age Group   
 15–24 81 30.1
 25–34 131 48.7
 35–44 51 19.0
 45+ 6 2.2
Marital status   
 Married 115 42.8
 Cohabiting 109 40.5
 Single, Never married 45 16.7
Level of Education   
 None 4 1.5
 Primary 50 18.6
 Middle/Junior High 182 67.7
 Secondary 33 12.3
Parity   
 Parity 0 43 16.0
 Parity 1 55 20.5
 Parity 2 67 24.9
 Parity 3 48 17.8
 Parity 4 56 20.8
Number of children alive   
 None 30 11.2
 One 59 21.9
 Two 70 26.0
 Three 51 19.0
 Four 37 13.8
 Five 22 8.2
  1. Source: Fieldwork, June 2014