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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of participants by HIV status

From: Factors influencing uptake of contraceptive implants in the immediate postpartum period among HIV infected and uninfected women at two Kenyan District Hospitals

Variable HIV Status P value
HIV Positive (n = 91) N (%) HIV Negative (n = 94) N (%)
Age
Average age (years) ± SD 27.5 ± 5.4 24.5 ± 5.2 <0.001
Study site
Naivasha D.H 47 (51) 46 (49) 0.71
Mbagathi D.H 44 (48) 48 (52)  
Formal education
Primary 50 (48.5) 53 (51.5) 0.84
Secondary/tertiary 41 (50) 41 (50)  
Marital status
Married 71 (46.1) 83 (53.9) 0.06
Not married 20 (64.5) 11 (35.5)  
Occupation
Employed 45 (48) 48 (52) 0.83
Not employed 46 (50) 46 (50)