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Table 2 Basic characteristics of participants of intervention and control groups at endline

From: Impact of the village health center project on contraceptive behaviors in rural Jordan: a quasi-experimental difference-in-differences analysis

Variable Intervention group Control group P-value
(N = 508) (N = 534)  
n (%) n (%)  
Age (mean [SD]) 34.5 [7.97] 34.4 [8.62] 0.79a
Nationality
 Jordan 482 (94.9) 507 (94.9) 0.24b
 Syrian 25 (4.9) 22 (4.1)  
 Others 1 (0.2) 5 (0.9)  
Schooling (years)      
 No education 6 (1.2) 5 (0.9) 0.84b
 1–10 139 (27.4) 159 (29.8)  
 11–12 210 (41.4) 215 (40.3)  
 13+ 152 (30.0) 155 (29.0)  
Age at first marriage (mean [SD]) 21.0 [4.35] 21.2 [4.46] 0.44a
Number of children (mean [SD]) 3.5 [2.13] 3.3 [1.96] 0.08a
Years at current residence (mean [SD]) 9.2 [7.89] 9.4 [8.05] 0.72a
Monthly household incomec (mean [SD]) 391.8 [204.31] 374.8 [177.73] 0.16a
(Medium) (350.0)   (350.0)   
  1. SD standard deviation
  2. at-test
  3. bChi-square test
  4. cJordan dinar
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