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Table 2 Sample characteristics of the survey

From: Facilitating autonomous, confident and satisfying choices: a mixed-method study of women’s choice-making in prenatal screening for common aneuploidies

Demographic characteristics Sample size = 183
Mean age (years) (SD) 32 (4.46)
Education (n) (%)
 1. Basic education or less 1 (0.55)
 2. Secondary education or vocational qualifications 33 (18.03)
 3. Bachelor level 54 (29.51)
 4. Master level 82 (44.81)
 5. Licentiate or doctor’s degree 13 (7.10)
Marital status (n) (%)
 1. Single 10 (5.46)
 2. Married 101 (55.19)
 3. Co-habitation 71 (38.80)
 4. Divorced 1 (0.55)
Occupation (n) (%)
 1. Student 13 (7.10)
 2. Labor worker 79 (43.17)
 3. Lower white-collar worker 18 (9.84)
 4. Upper white-collar worker 53 (28.96)
 5. Entrepreneur 6 (3.28)
 6. Unemployed 14 (7.65)
 7. Pensioner 0 (0)
Gravidity, including current pregnancy (times) (SD) 1.99 (1.20)
Chromosomal abnormality in previous pregnancy (n) (%)
 1. with chromosomal abnormality in previous pregnancy 2 (1.09)
 2. no chromosomal abnormality in previous pregnancy 181 (98.91)