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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of women interviewed

From: Qualitative, longitudinal exploration of coping strategies and factors facilitating infant and young child feeding practices among mothers in rural Rwanda

Characteristic Total (n=36) Sub-sample (n=17)
Age of the mother (years)   
<  21 2 1
21–30 12 4
> 30 22 12
Marital status (with partner) 32 16
Ability to read and write 34 15
Education level of the mother   
Illiterate 2 2
Primary incomplete 17 4
Primary complete 15 9
Secondary incomplete 2 2
Main occupation (farming) 36 17
Average number of children 2.3 2.1