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Table 1 Characteristics of informants at first interview (n = 17)

From: Violence and reproductive health preceding flight from war: accounts from Somali born women in Sweden

Age   Current occupation  
 18-24 6  Language studies 6
 25-34 8  Parental leave 7
 35-45 3  Preparation program 1
Education (years)    Paid employment 3
 0 or Quran-school* 5 Parity  
 Primary school 6  0 3
 Middle/Secondary school 1  1 4
 High school 4  2-3 8
 University 1  4-7 0
Residence Sweden (years)    >7 2
 0-1 2 Pregnant 5
 1-2 6 Marital status  
 2-3 6  Single 2
 4-10 1  Cohabiting 2
 10-20 2  Married 13
     whereof co-habiting 4
       not cohabiting 9
  1. *Includes recitation, reading and writing Quran-Arabic.