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Table 2 Distribution of socio-demographic characteristics and proportion of females who experiences pregnancy and males who experienced impregnating someone

From: Prevalence of pregnancy experiences and contraceptive knowledge among single adults in a low socio-economic suburban community in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  Frequency   Frequency
(Female)
Experience of pregnancy   Frequency (Male) Experience of impregnating someone  
Socio-demographic variables (N = 483) Yes No p N (226) Yes No P N(257) Yes No P
Age             
18-25 363 10 (2.8) 353 (97.2) Ns 169 7 (4.1) 162 (95.9) NS 194 3 (1.5) 191 (98.5) NS
26-35 120 3 (2.3) 117 (97.7)   57 1 (1.8) 56 (98.2)   63 2 (3.2) 61 (96.8)  
Ethnicity             
Malay 403 12 (2.7) 398 (97.3) Ns 189 7 (3.7) 182 (96.3) NS 214 5 (2.3) 209 (97.7) NS
Non-Malay 80 1 (1.3) 79 (98.7)   37 1 (2.7) 36 (97.3)   43 0 43 (100)  
Religion             
Muslim 409 12 (3) 397 (97) NS 192 7 (3.7) 185 (96.3) NS 217 5 (2.3) 212 (97.7) NS
Non-Muslim 74 1 (1.4) 73 (98.6)   34 1 (2.9) 33 (97.1)   40 0 40 (100)  
Level of education *            
Primary school 192 5 (2.8) 187 (97.2) Ns 97 2 (2.1) 95 (97.9) NS 95 3 (3.2) 92 (96.8) NS
Secondary school 281 8 (2.9) 273 (97.1)   129 6 (4.7) 123 (95.3)   152 2 (1.4) 150 (98.6)  
Average monthly household income             
<2000 351 8 (1.5) 343 (98.5) Ns 164 4 (2.4) 160 (97.6) NS 187 4 (2.1) 183 (97.9) NS
≥2000 132 5 (3.8) 127 (96.2)   62 4 (6.5) 58 (93.5)   70 1 (1.5) 69 (98.5)  
  1. *Not all subtotals add up to the total of 483 owing to missing values.