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Table 6 Some characteristics of the women's last induced abortion

From: Induced abortion and effecting factors of ever married women in the Southeast Anatolian Project Region, Turkey: a cross sectional study

   Rural Urban Total
   n % n % n %
The reason of the last induced abortion Wanting no more children 19 65,52 43 64,18 62 64,58
  Short interval between the last two pregnancies 0 0,00 12 17,91 12 12,50
  Mother's health 7 24,14 4 5,97 11 11,46
  Children's health 3 10,34 3 4,48 6 6,25
  The health of mother and children 0 0,00 3 4,48 3 3,13
  Other 0 0,00 2 2,99 2 2,08
Who decided to the last induced abortion Both of the couples together 19 65,52 42 62,69 61 63,54
  Women 2 6,90 18 26,87 20 20,83
  Doctor 7 24,14 5 7,46 12 12,50
  Men 1 3,45 2 2,99 3 3,13
Where did the last induced abortion take place Private doctor 15 51,72 30 44,78 45 46,88
  Public hospital 9 31,03 17 25,37 26 27,08
  Maternity hospital 3 10,34 4 5,97 7 7,29
  Home 1 3,45 6 8,96 7 7,29
  Private hospital/private polyclinic 1 3,45 5 7,46 6 6,25
  Social Insurance Association 0 0,0 4 5,97 4 4,16
  Mother and child health centers 0 0,0 1 1,49 1 1,04
  Total 29 100,0 67 100,0 96* 100,0
  1. *96 women have given answer to these questions.