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Table 1 Characteristics of respondents from DHS-2011, Bangladesh (N = 17,842)

From: Associations of socioeconomic determinants with community clinic awareness and visitation among women: evidence from Bangladesh Demographic and Health Survey-2011

Characteristics Rural Urban Total
n  % n  % n %
Age (years)
 12–19 1393 12.0 611 9.9 2004 11.2
 20–29 4471 38.4 2372 38.3 6843 38.4
 30–39 3212 27.6 1778 28.7 4990 28.0
 40–49 2570 22.1 1435 23.2 4005 22.4
Education
 No education 3451 29.6 1188 19.2 4639 26.0
 Primary 3721 32.0 1611 26.0 5332 29.9
 Secondary 3952 33.9 2454 39.6 6406 35.9
 Higher secondary 522 4.5 943 15.2 1465 8.2
Number of children
 0 5536 47.5 3230 52.1 8766 49.1
 1 4300 36.9 2308 37.2 6608 37.0
 ≥2 1810 15.5 658 10.6 2468 13.8
Wealth index
 Poorest 2636 22.6 460 7.4 3096 17.4
 Poorer 2903 24.9 442 7.1 3345 18.7
 Middle 2766 23.8 662 10.7 3428 19.2
 Richer 2215 19.0 1562 25.2 3777 21.2
 Richest 1126 9.7 3070 49.5 4196 23.5
  1. DHS Demographic and Health Survey