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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of women attending reproductive and child health clinics for childhood immunizations

From: The potential role of mother-in-law in prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV: a mixed methods study from the Kilimanjaro region, northern Tanzania

Background factor N = 317 Total
(%)
Residence   
   Rural 137 (43.2)
   Urban 180 (56.8)
Mothers age, y   
   < = 25 163 (51.4)
   > 25 154 (48.6)
Marital status   
   Married/cohabiting 288 (90.9)
   Single/divorced/widow 29 (9.1)
Religion   
   Catholic 140 (44.2)
   Protestant 120 (37.9)
   Muslim/other 57 (18.0)
Ethnicity   
   Chagga 192 (60.6)
   Pare/other 125 (39.4)
Education, mother   
   0-7 165 (52.1)
   8 + 152 (47.9)
Head of household   
   Father of the child 274 (86.4)
   Other 43 (13.6)