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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants. Values are presented as median (range)*

From: A qualitative study exploring perceived barriers to infant feeding and caregiving among adolescent girls and young women in rural Bangladesh

Demographics Median (range), y
District Rajshahi Pabna Overall
Age at the time of study, by stratum N = 34 N = 36 N = 70
 Unmarried 16.0 (15–23) 17.0 (15–20) 16.5 (15–23)
 Married without child 19.0 (15–23) 18.5 (15–20) 19.0 (15–23)
 Married with child 22.0 (16–23) 19.0 (18–21) 20.0 (16–23)
Marital age 15.0 (17–21) 14.0 (10–20) 14.0 (10–21)
Age at birth of first child 16.5 (13–21) 15.0 (12–19) 16.0 (12–21)
Years of school education 8.0 (2–16) 7.0 (0–16) 8.0 (0–16)
  1. * Averages and standard deviations are presented elsewhere [22]