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Table 1 Description of the Sample of Women 15–49 Years Old Who Were Pregnant in the Last 5 Years by Disability Status, Uganda, 2016

From: Utilization of HIV testing and counselling services by women with disabilities during antenatal care in Uganda: analysis of 2016 demographic and health survey

Characteristics Disability status P-value
No
n = 8470
Yes
n = 1603
 
Women’s characteristics
 Age    < 0.000
   < 25 8.7 4.3  
  25–34 71.8 62.3  
  35+ 19.4 33.4  
 Age, Mean (SD) 29.7 (8.19) 33.8 (8.62) < 0.000
 Highest educational level    < 0.000
  No education 9.6 15.5  
  Primary 58.5 68.7  
  Secondary 24.2 12.6  
  Higher 7.7 3.2  
 Current marital status    0.004
  Never married 6.1 3.7  
  Married 81.2 82.3  
  Formerly married 12.7 14.0  
 Number of currently living children    < 0.000
  0 0.9 0.8  
  1 22.8 11.8  
  2 19.8 15.4  
  3 17.0 14.3  
  4 12.5 14.8  
  5+ 27.0 43.2  
 Currently working    < 0.000
  No 22.2 14.5  
  Yes 77.8 85.5  
Household characteristics
 Wealth index    < 0.000
  Lowest 20.5 22.7  
  Second 19.4 26.5  
  Middle 18.3 22.7  
  Fourth 18.6 16.7  
  Highest 23.2 11.2  
 Residence    < 0.000
  Urban 24.3 16.5  
  Rural 75.7 83.5  
  1. Source: Uganda Demographic and Health Survey (UDHS) 2016. P-values for differences, Chi2-test. Boldface indicates statistical significance (p < 0.05). N = 10,073 (Weighted Percentages)