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Table 1 Characteristics of early and late pregnant adolescents

From: Perinatal characteristics among early (10–14 years old) and late (15–19 years old) pregnant adolescents

  10 – 14 years 1476 (%) 15 – 19 years 29733 (%) p *
Single mothers 1453 (98.4%) 26256 (88.3%) <0.0001
Cesarean delivery 504 (34.2%) 10473 (35.2%)  0.39
>7 prenatal attendance 541 (47.6%) 12180 (40.9%)  0.001
>8 years schooling 204 (13.8%) 12411 (41.7%)  0.0001
White color 330 (22.4%) 7616 (25.7%)  0.005
Hospital delivery 1458 (98.7%) 29383 (98.8%)  0.88
  1. * Chi-square test.