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Table 2 Focus group discussion characteristics

From: Community perceptions of pre-eclampsia and eclampsia in Ogun State, Nigeria: a qualitative study

# N participants Region Age (yr) median [range] Religion N children median [range] % Married
1 Islam
2 Christian
3 Traditional religion
Community leaders
1 12 Yewa South 52 [27, 70] 1 = (N = 6) 5 [0, 6] 100 %
2 = (N = 6)
2 10 Remo North 44 [43, 77] 1 = (N = 3) Not known 100 %
2 = (N = 5)
3 = (N = 2)
3 12 Remo North 58 [30, 85] Not known Not known 100 %
4 10 Ogijo 50 [26, 71] 1 = (N = 5) 6 [1, 9] 100 %
2 = (N = 5)
5 12 Ogijo 57 [45, 72] 1 = (N = 3) 8 [4, 10] 100 %
2 = (N = 6)
3 = (N = 3)
6 12 Imeko-Afon 45 [20, 55] 1 = (N = 6) 3 [0,10] 100 %
2 = (N = 6)
Male decision-makers
1 12 Yewa South 38 [27, 49] 1 = (N = 2) 3 [1, 5] 100 %
2 = (N = 10)
2 11 Remo North 40 [35, 62] 1 = (N = 4) 3 [0, 9] 100 %
2 = (N = 6)
3 = (N = 1)
3 12 Imeko-Afon 51 [40, 60] 1 = (N = 11) 6 [4, 10] 100 %
2 = (N = 1)
New mothers
1 12 Yewa South 27 [20, 42] 1 = (N = 6) 3 [1, 5] 100 %
2 = (N = 6)
2 12 Yewa South 31 [20, 42] 1 = (N = 4) 2 [1, 3] 100 %
2 = (N = 8)
3 12 Remo North 29 [21, 39] 1 = (N = 3) 4 [1, 6] 100 %
2 = (N = 9)
4 12 Remo North 28 [21, 34] 1 = (N = 5) 2 [1, 4] 100 %
2 = (N = 7)
5 12 Ogijo 31 [26, 43] 1 = (N = 4) 3 [1, 4] 92 %
2 = (N = 8)
6 12 Ogijo 29 [22, 38] 1 = (N = 1) 2 [1, 5] 100 %
2 = (N = 11)
7 12 Imeko-Afon 30 [16, 36] 1 = (N = 5) 3 [1, 5] 100 %
2 = (N = 7)
8 11 Imeko-Afon 30 [18, 36] 1 = (N = 6) 3 [1, 6] 100 %
2 = (N = 5)
Pregnant women
1 12 Yewa South 26 [20, 33] 1 = (N = 3) 1 [0, 4] 100 %
2 = (N = 9)
2 12 Yewa South 26 [20, 39] 1 = (N = 4) 3 [1, 3] 100 %
2 = (N = 8)
3 12 Remo North 30 [20, 36] 1 = (N = 1) 1 [1, 3] 100 %
2 = (N = 11)
4 12 Remo North 32 [23, 40] 1 = (N = 5) 3 [1, 5] 100 %
2 = (N = 7)
5 9 Ogijo 27 [19, 34] 1 = (N = 6) 1 [0, 2] 100 %
2 = (N = 3)
6 10 Imeko-Afon 22 [19, 26] 1 = (N = 7) 1 [0, 4] 100 %
2 = (N = 3)
7 12 Imeko-Afon 25 [20, 30] 1 = (N = 2) 2 [0, 4] 100 %
2 = (N = 10)
Traditional birth attendants
1 12 Yewa South 44 [32, 65] 1 = (N = 7) 3 [1, 4] 100 %
1 = (N = 5)
2 12 Remo North 50 [41, 77] 1 = (N = 1) 5 [3, 5] 100 %
2 = (N = 8)
3 = (N = 2)
3 12 Ogijo 40 [25, 50] 1 = (N = 5) 4 [0, 5] 83 %
2 = (N = 6)
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