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Table 1 The general demographics and socio-economic characteristics of subjects

From: Knowledge and attitude on maternal health care among rural-to-urban migrant women in Shanghai, China

Variable   No. %
Age groups (years) ≤ 20 11 2.3
  20- 181 38.1
  25- 131 27.6
  30- 100 21.1
  ≥ 35 52 10.9
Duration of living in Shanghai (years) <1 108 22.7
  1- 138 29.1
  3- 105 22.1
  ≥5 124 26.1
Education Professional college or higher 9 1.9
  Senior high school (9~12 years) 41 8.7
  Junior high school (6~9 years) 291 61.5
  Primary school (≤ 6 years) 96 20.3
  Illiterate 36 7.6
Occupation Non-labor worker 62 13.1
  Labor worker 259 54.5
  Unemployed 154 32.4
Previous induced/spontaneous abortion No 284 59.8
  Yes 191 40.2
Previous deliveries 0 212 44.6
  1 216 45.5
  ≥ 2 47 9.9
Husband's residence Shanghai resident 39 8.2
  Non-Shanghai resident 436 91.8
Husband's education Professional college or higher 20 4.2
  Senior high school (9~12 years) 80 16.8
  Junior high school (6~9 years) 303 63.8
  Primary school (≤ 6 years) 58 12.2
  Illiterate 14 2.9
Husband's occupation Non-labor worker 123 25.9
  Labor worker 352 74.1
Annual family Income (CNY) <20000 190 40.0
  20000- 236 49.7
  ≥ 50000 49 10.3
Antenatal care (times) 0 18 3.8
  1- 283 59.6
  ≥ 5 174 36.6