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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of the participants

From: A qualitative exploration of contraceptive use and discontinuation among women with an unmet need for modern contraception in Kenya

Variable Categories n %a
Age (years) 15–19 59 44
20–24 9 7
25–34 35 26
35–49 32 24
Education level None 5 4
Primary 72 53
Secondary 55 41
College 2 1
University 1 1
Occupation Employed 1 1
Farming 43 32
Business 20 15
Not working 71 53
Number of childrenb 0 10 8
1–2 71 57
3–4 28 22
5 +  16 13
  1. aProportions may not add to 100 because of rounding
  2. bFor couples, only wives’ information is presented