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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of reproductive-age women living in six cities in Nigeria

From: Gender norms and modern contraceptive use in urban Nigeria: a multilevel longitudinal study

  2010/2011 survey 2014 survey
Weighted % Weighted %
Age in years
 15–24 35.0 23.1
 25–34 37.1 38.5
 35–49 27.9 38.4
Education
 None/Quranic 11.7 9.9
 Primary 14.8 15.1
 Secondary 50.6 43.5
 Higher 22.9 31.5
Union status
 Currently in-union 65.2 71.5
 Not currently in-union 34.8 28.5
Religion
 Muslim 53.5 50.7
 Non-Muslim (Christian, traditional, none) 46.5 49.3
Parity
 0 children 33.9 26.0
 1–4 children 46.1 49.1
 5 or more children 20.0 24.9
Household wealth
 Poorest 16.6 19.0
 Poor 18.8 19.5
 Middle 20.4 20.5
 Rich 22.6 21.0
 Richest 21.6 20.0
City of residence
 Abuja 12.5 13.0
 Benin 10.5 13.1
 Ibadan 18.0 20.2
 Ilorin 16.4 15.5
 Kaduna 27.1 25.5
 Zaria 15.5 12.7
Number of women 9933
Number of clusters 480
Mean number of women per cluster (standard deviation) 26.7 (11.4)
Median number of women per cluster (range 24 (5–63)