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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of RDS respondents

From: Women’s experiences seeking informal sector abortion services in Cape Town, South Africa: a descriptive study

  Mean SD, range
Age (n = 42) 34.4 7.2, 21–48
Education (n = 42) n %
 Primary 13 31
 High 9–11 19 45
 Matric 8 19
 Tertiary 2 5
Relationship status (n = 42) n %
 Single 23 55
 Married/long term relationship 15 36
 Divorced/Widowed 4 10
Employment (n = 42)   
 No response 19 45
 Sex worker 12 29
 Domestic work/Cleaning 3 7
 Shop or Bar lady 3 7
 Peer educator or advisor 4 10
 Odd jobs 1 2