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Table 1 Socio-demographic Characteristics of study participants (N = 766)

From: Prevalence and factors associated with postpartum use of long-acting reversible contraception in Bukombe District, Geita Region, Tanzania: a community- based study

Variables n %
Age, years
 15–24 326 42.6
 25–34 318 41.5
 35–49 122 15.9
Agea (26.9; 6.7)  
Marital status
 Married 652 85.1
 Unmarried 114 14.9
Level of education
 Primary/below 714 93.2
 Secondary/above 52 6.8
Occupation
 Unemployed 740 96.6
 Employed 26 3.4
Estimated income per month (Tsh)
 < 100,000 618 80.7
 > 100,000 148 19.3
Residence
 Rural 523 68.3
 Urban 243 31.7
Partner’s level of education (n = 731)b
 Primary/below 557 86.2
 Secondary and above 174 23.8
  1. Notes aMean standard deviation bn = 731 those with partners