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Table 1 Socio-demographics characteristics of family planning clients screened for Intimate partner violence (IPV) at the AGBEF Clinic from March to June 2014 in Conakry, Guinea

From: Prevalence and correlates of intimate partner violence among family planning clients in Conakry, Guinea

Variables Screened for IPV number (%) IPV positive number (%)
Total 232 213
Age, years
 15–19 27 (11.6) 24 (11.3)
 20–24 61 (26.3) 58 (27.2)
 25–34 81 (34.9) 74 (34.7)
 35–49 63 (27.2) 57 (26.8)
 Mean (SD) 28.7 (8.0) 28.5 (7.9)
Marital status
 Married 94 (40.5) 86 (40.4)
 Not married 138 (59.5) 127 (59.6)
Occupation
 Housewife 21 (9.1) 20 (9.4)
 Workwoman 40 (17.2) 38 (17.8)
 Seller 85 (36.6) 80 (37.6)
 Employee 36 (15.5) 32 (15.0)
 Student 50 (21.6) 43 (20.2)
Level of education
 None 73 (31.5) 67 (31.5)
 Primary 55 (23.7) 51 (23.9)
 Secondary and vocational school 74 (31.9) 71 (33.3)
 University 30 (12.9) 24 (11.3)
Residence
 Dixinn 105 (45.3) 102 (47.9)
 Other communes 127 (54.7) 111 (52.1)
Partner occupation
 Unemployed 37 (15.9) 32 (15.0)
 Workman 38 (16.4) 35 (16.4)
 Seller 77 (33.2) 71 (33.3)
 Employee 64 (27.6) 60 (28.2)
 Student 16 (06.9) 15 (07.1)
Partner’s level of education
 None 68 (29.3) 64 (30.0)
 Primary 38 (16.4) 33 (15.5)
 Secondary and vocational school 77 (33.2) 70 (32.9)
 University 49 (21.1) 46 (21.6)
Number of pregnancies
 0 28 (12.0) 23 (10.8)
 1 51 (22.0) 48 (22.5)
 2–4 109 (47.0) 101 (47.4)
 ≥5 44 (19.0) 41 (19.3)
 Mean (SD) 2.7 (2.1) 2.8 (2.0)
Number of live children
 0 30 (12.9) 25 (11.7)
 1 59 (25.4) 56 (26.3)
 2–4 112 (48.3) 103 (48.4)
 ≥5 31 (13.4) 29 (13.6)
 Mean (SD) 2.4 (1.8) 2.4 (1.8)
Previous use of FP
 No 115 (49.6) 104 (48.8)
 Yes 117 (50.4) 109 (51.2)
Mean duration of FP use (SD), months 6.6 (10.3) 6.9 (10.6)
Previous FP method used (n = 130)
 Injectable 98 (75.4) 95 (77.9)
 Pills 06 (04.6) 06 (04.9)
 IUD 22 (16.9) 18 (14.7)
 Implants 04 (03.1) 03 (02.5)
FP method used at this visit
 Injectable 174 (75.0) 166 (77.9)
 Pills 10 (04.3) 09 (04.2)
 IUD 39 (16.8) 31 (14.6)
 Implants 09 (03.9) 07 (03.3)
Reasons for choosing this FP method
 Discretion 80 (71.4) 75 (71.4)
 Fertility return 11 (09.8) 11 (10.5)
 Not constraining 16 (14.3) 14 (13.3)
 Easy 05 (04.5) 05 (04.8)