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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population

From: Access to mass media messages, and use of family planning in Nigeria: a spatio-demographic analysis from the 2013 DHS

Spatio-demographic characteristics Weighted frequency Weighted percent
Age group   
15–19 7,820 20.1
20–24 6,757 17.3
25–29 7,145 18.3
30–34 5,467 14
35–39 4,718 12.1
40–44 3,620 9.3
45–49 3,422 8.8
Education   
No education 14,729 37.8
Primary 6,734 17.3
Secondary 13,927 35.8
Higher 3,558 9.1
Marital Status   
Never married 9,326 23.9
Married 27,043 69.4
Living with Partner 787 2
Divorced/sep 826 2.1
Widowed 967 2.5
Region   
North Central 5,572 14.3
North East 5,766 14.8
North West 11,877 30.5
South East 4,476 11.5
South South 4,942 12.7
South West 6,314 16.2
Residence   
Urban 16,414 42.1
Rural 22,534 57.9
Wealth Index   
Lowest 7,132 18.3
Second 7,428 19.1
Middle 7,486 19.2
Fourth 7,992 20.5
Highest 8,910 22.9
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