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Table 1 Socio-demographic, behavioural and household characteristics of respondents

From: Association between sexual violence and unintended pregnancy among adolescent girls and young women in South Africa

Variable Frequency Percentages
Age
 17–19 92 20.4
 20–24 359 79.6
Relationship status
 Single 441 97.8
 Cohabiting 10 2.2
Parity
 None 295 65.4
 One 150 33.3
 More than one 6 1.3
Family support
 Adequate 168 37.3
 Moderate 202 44.8
 Insufficient support 81 18.0
Religiosity rating
 Not religious 139 32.0
 Moderately religious 197 45.4
 Very religious 98 22.6
Family structure
 Two parents family 175 38.8
 Single parent family 196 43.5
 Living with grandparents 49 10.9
 Living with foster parents 31 6.9
Mother alive 377 83.6
Father alive 282 62.5
Live with dad 190 42.1
Live with mum 340 75.4
Talk sex to dad 47 10.4
Talk sex to mum 278 61.6
Strict father 139 30.8
Strict mother 119 26.4
Ever drank alcohol 300 66.5
Current alcohol users 201 44.6
Drank alcohol last week 108 23.9
Ever used drugs 138 30.6
Currently use drugs 51 11.3
Lifetime experience of sexual abuse 171 37.9
Past year experience of sexual abuse 114 25.3
Childhood sexual abuse 80 17.7