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Table 1 Descriptive information for postpartum women who received pilot intervention

From: A novel approach to postpartum contraception: a pilot project of Pediatricians’ role during the well-baby visit

  Total
(n = 50)
Age of mother  
 18–21 years 9 (18 %)
 22–35 years 30 (60 %)
 36+ years 6 (12 %)
Weeks postpartum  
 1 week or less 16 (32 %)
 2–6 weeks 19 (38 %)
 7–16 weeks 15 (30 %)
Infant’s health insurance  
 Medicaid (public) 31 (62 %)
 Private 12 (24 %)
 None 5 (10 %)
 Unknown 2 (4 %)
Accompanied someone during visit 27 (54 %)
Accompanied by n = 27
 Infant’s father 17 (63 %)
 Infant’s grandmother 5 (19 %)
 Other children 2 (7 %)
 Other relatives 3 (11 %)