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Table 1 Distribution of the sociodemographic characteristics of the women and their spouses (N = 340)

From: Views on spousal support during delivery: a Turkey experience

Sociodemographic Characteristics Women Women’s Spouses
N % N %
Agea
  < 20 34 20.0
 20–30 121 71.2 115 67.6
  > 30 15 8.8 55 32.4
Working Status
 Yes 30 17.6 140 82.4
 No 140 82.4 30 17.6
Educational Status
 Illiterate/Literate /Primary School 55 32.4 18 10.6
 Secondary School 60 35.2 53 31.2
 High School or University 55 32.4 99 58.2
Family Income
 Low 77 45.3 77 45.3
 Medium 93 54.7 93 54.7
Total 170 100.0 170 100.0
  1. aMean age of the women: 23.5 ± 4.5 (Min: 16; Max: 37)
  2. Mean age of women’s spouses: 28.6 ± 4.2 (Min: 21; Max: 43)