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Table 6 Cumulative disadvantage

From: The British Columbia Healthy Connections Project: findings on socioeconomic disadvantage in early pregnancy

  Total
N = 739
Age Group
14–19 years
N = 361
20–24 years
N = 378
Indicators of disadvantage n (%) n (%) n (%)
1 26 (3.5) 12 (3.3) 14 (3.7)
2 73 (9.9) 27 (7.5) 46 (12.2)
3 119 (16.1) 61 (16.9) 58 (15.3)
4 140 (18.9) 67 (18.6) 73 (19.3)
5 152 (20.6) 68 (18.8) 84 (22.2)
6 121 (16.4) 68 (18.8) 53 (14.0)
7 77 (10.4) 35 (9.7) 42 (11.1)
8 29 (3.9) 21 (5.8) 8 (2.1)