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Table 1 General Characteristics of studied Population

From: Post - effects of obstetric fistula in Uganda; a case study of fistula survivors in KITOVU mission hospital (MASAKA), Uganda

Characteristic Frequency (N = 149) Percentage
Residence Central 106 71.1
Western 35 23.5
Eastern 5 3.4
Rwanda 2 1.3
Tanzania 1 0.7
Marital status before repair Single 41 27.5
Married 83 55.7
Separated/widowed 25 16.8
Education level No education 57 38.3
Primary 64 43.0
Above primary 28 18.8
Age at Pregnancy (Years) Less than 18 38 25.5
18–24 68 45.6
25–31 33 22.2
More than 31 10 6.7
Parity at delivery that caused fistula 1 78 52.4
2 25 16.8
3–4 24 16.1
More than 4 22 14.8