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Table 2 Socio-demographic and infertility-related characteristics of study participants (N = 266)

From: The association between stressful life events and perceived quality of life among women attending infertility treatments: the moderating role of coping strategies and perceived couple’s dyadic adjustment

CharacteristicsValueRange
Age [Mean (SD)]34.2 (3.83)[22–49]
  ≤ 34 years [n (%)]146 (54.9%) 
 > 34 years [n (%)]120 (45.1%) 
Educational Level [n (%)]
 Senior School171 (64.3%) 
 College95 (35.7%) 
Type of Diagnosis [n (%)]
 Male Factor89 (33.5%) 
 Female Factor74 (27.8%) 
 Combined Factor61 (22.9%) 
 Unexplained42 (15.8%) 
Type of Treatment [n (%)]
 IVF150 (56.4%) 
 ICSI85 (32.0%) 
 IUI31 (11.6%) 
Duration of infertility [Mean (SD)]3.0 (2.38)[1–17]
  ≤ 3 years [n (%)]199 (74.8%) 
  > 3 years [n (%)]67 (25.2%)