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Table 1 Demographics characteristics of women seeking antenatal care in Kinshasa, DRC in 2005/06.

From: Bed net ownership, use and perceptions among women seeking antenatal care in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC): Opportunities for improved maternal and child health

  N %
Age   
   18–24 years 113 32.19
   25–34 years 187 53.28
   35 years and over 51 14.53
Marital Status   
   Single 25 7.12
   Married 277 78.92
   Boyfriend/Partner 48 13.68
   Separated 1 0.28
Live with Partner   
   No 50 14.25
   Yes 275 78.35
First Pregnancy   
   No 238 67.81
   Yes 113 32.19
Highest Level of Education Attended   
   Completed Less than Primary School 25 7.12
   Completed Primary School 8 2.28
   Some Secondary School 208 59.26
   Completed Secondary School 89 25.36
   Completed University Education 17 4.84
Number of Durable Goods Owned*   
   0 45 12.82
   1 76 21.65
   2 125 35.61
   3 80 22.79
   4 25 7.12
  1. * Durable Goods include: cellular phone, radio, television, and fridge/freezer