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Table 1 Characteristics of the study sample

From: Characteristics and contraceptive outcomes of women seeking medical or surgical abortion in reproductive health clinics in Cambodia

  N %
Type of abortion
 Medical 207 41
 Surgical 293 59
Age group
 Age > 25 343 69
 Age < 25 157 31
Residence
 Rural 321 64
 Urban 179 36
Socio-economic status
 No access to motorised transport 65 13
 Access to motorised transport 435 87
Level of Education
 None or primary 196 39
 Some secondary or above 304 61
Marital status
 Never married or living together 29 6
 Married/living together 464 93
 Divorced/separated 7 1
# living children
 1 or more 353 71
 0 147 29
# previous abortions
 0 299 60
 1 or more 201 40
Previous contraception use
 Yes 299 60
 No 201 40
Occupation
 Housewife 102 20
 Factory worker 76 15
 Entertainment worker 27 5
 Farmer 32 6
 Employed 99 20
 Self-employed/own business 134 27
 Casual work/casual labour 3 1
 Student 17 3
 Unemployed 9 2
vOther 1 0
Contraception decision-makinga
 Mainly woman 96 21
 Mainly husband/partner 78 17
 Joint decision 290 63
Phone sharing
 Shares 241 48
 Never shares 259 52
Disclosure of abortion to othersb
 Yes 204 85
 No 37 15
PAFP intentions
 Yes 187 37
 No 42 8
 Undecided 271 54
Fertility plans
 No more/none 139 28
 Have a/another child 308 62
 Undecided 53 11
Phone credit
Sometimes 193 39
 Usually 128 26
 Always 179 36
Randomisation
 Intervention 249 50
 Control 251 50
  1. a36 missing values b259 missing values