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Table 1 Percent distribution of socio-demographic characteristics of women and calendar events, Senegal, 2015a

From: Women’s contraceptive discontinuation and switching behavior in urban Senegal, 2010–2015

Socio-demographic characteristics %
Age
 15–19 3.9
 20–24 22.1
 25–29 21.3
 30–34 16.2
 35–39 13.5
 40–54 23.0
Education
 None/Koranic-only/missing 31.3
 Primary 31.5
 Secondary or higher 37.2
Parity
 Zero 34.9
 One-two 26.2
 Three-four 21.1
 Five+ 17.7
City
 Dakar 41.4
 Pikine 11.0
 Guédiawaye 10.7
 Mbao 22.7
 Kaolack 7.5
 Mbour 6.8
Wealth
 Lower 42.2
 Middle 19.7
 Higher 38.2
Cluster-level
 Poor 48.0
 Non-poor 52.0
Calendar Events %
Number of births per woman
 Zero 57.4
 One 29.1
 Two 12.0
 Three 1.4
 Four 0.0
Number of abortions, miscarriages, stillbirths per woman
 Zero 92.8
 One 6.4
 Two 0.7
 Three 0.1
Number of discontinuations per woman
 Zero 72.2
 One 19.2
 Two 6.8
 Three 1.5
 Four 0.3
 Five+ 0.0
Total 100.0
  1. N = 6927
  2. aPercentages are weighted for survey design