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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of pregnant adolescents (N = 16)

From: Pregnant adolescents’ lived experiences and coping strategies in peri-urban district in Southern Ghana

Age N Who participants live with N
12 1 Mother 6
13 1 Father 1
14 3 Grandmother 4
15 3 Aunt 1
16 2 Siblings 2
17 3 Partner 1
18 2 Partner’s mother 1
19 1   
Educational level   Marital Status  
None 1 Married 0
Primary 10 In relationship 7
Junior High School (JHS) 3 Not in relationship 9
Senior High School SHS) 2   
Occupation   Religion  
Students 14 Christianity 14
Apprentice 1 Traditionalists 1
Trading 1 None 1