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Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics and reproductive history of participants (n = 117)

From: Perspectives of women participating in a cervical cancer screening campaign with community-based HPV self-sampling in rural western Kenya: a qualitative study

Socio-demographic Characteristics n (%) Reproductive History Characteristics n (%)
Age Mean (SD) 36.08 (9.55) Number of children (IQR) 4 (3,5)
Education Level   Family planning use (n = 80)  
 Primary 77 (55.8) Yes 36 (45.0)
 Secondary 28 (24.0) No 44 (55.0)
 College and beyond 8 (6.8)   
 None 4 (3.4)   
Occupation   Previous cervical cancer screening (n = 80)  
 Agriculture and fishing 42 (35.9) Yes 16 (20.0)
 Sales and services 32 (27.3) No 64 (80.0)
 Professional/Technical/Managerial 16 (13.7) Previous cervical cancer screening type  
 Skilled and unskilled manual 11 (9.4) Pap smear 6 (37.5)
 Housewife/None 16 (13.7) VIA/VILI 10 (62.5)
Relationship Status   Previous cervical cancer screening result  
 Married/Partnered 91 (77.8) Negative 15 (93.8)
 Widowed/Divorced 24 (20.5) Positive 1 (6.2)
 Single 2 (1.7)   
  1. Note: Missing quantitative data for 3 participants