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Table 3 Factors associated with awareness about emergency contraception among study participants

From: Pre-service knowledge, perception, and use of emergency contraception among future healthcare providers in northern Ghana

Variables Ever heard of EC X2 P value
Yes No
n % n %
Age (years)
 18–22 62 79.49 16 20.51   
 23–27 90 91.84 8 8.16 6.4130 0.040
 33–37 14 93.33 1 6.67   
Marital status
 Married 15 93.75 1 6.25 0.7180 0.397
 Single 151 86.29 24 13.71   
Religion
 Islam 74 87.06 11 12.94 0.0029 0.957
 Christianity 92 86.79 14 13.21   
Programme of study
 Nursing 84 84.00 16 16.00 1.5635 0.211
 Midwifery 82 90.11 9 9.89   
  1. Fisher’s exact test