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Table 1 Participant characteristics (N = 207)

From: Experience obtaining legal abortion in Uruguay: knowledge, attitudes, and stigma among abortion clients

Characteristicsn (%)
Age
 18–2158 (28.0)
 22–2547 (22.7)
 26–3040 (19.3)
 31–3534 (16.4)
  > 3528 (13.5)
Education
 Less than high school38 (18.4)
 Some high school114 (55.1)
 Completed high school26 (12.6)
 University27 (13.0)
 No response2 (1.0)
Relationship status
 Single66 (31.9)
 Partner not cohabitating44 (21.3)
 Partner cohabitating70 (33.8)
 Married7 (3.4)
 Separated/Divorced19 (9.2)
 No response1 (0.5)
Current work
 Informal42 (20.3)
 Formal48 (23.2)
 None115 (55.6)
 No response2 (1.0)
Prior pregnancies*
 047 (22.7)
 142 (20.3)
 243 (20.8)
 3+74 (35.7)
 No response1 (0.5)
Prior abortion
 Yes33 (15.9)
 No173 (83.6)
 No response1 (0.5)
Use of contraception at the time of survey
 Yes112 (54.1)
 No, but I would like to89 (43.0)
 No and I would not like to6 (2.9)
  1. * Includes prior abortions and miscarriages; does not include current pregnancy