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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the women in the total sample

From: Douching practices among women in the Bolgatanga municipality of the upper east region of Ghana

Variables Frequency (%)
Age
 15–20 80(40)
 21–30 86(43)
 31–40 26(13)
 41–50 7(3.5)
  > 51 1(0.5)
Marital status
 Single 132(66)
 Married 65(32.5)
 Divorced 3 (1.5)
Religion
 Christianity 143(71.5)
 Islam 54(27)
Educational level
 No formal education 11(5.5)
 Primary 9(4.5)
 Junior High 12(6)
 Senior High 82(41)
 Tertiary 86(43)