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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of participants

From: Determinants of modern contraceptive practice in Yaoundé-Cameroon: a community based cross sectional study

Indicator Modalities Number Percentage (%)
Marital status Married 167 27.2
Consensual union 126 20.6
Single 320 52.2
Level of education Did not school 1 0.2
Primary 80 13.1
Secondary 276 45.2
High school and university 254 41.6
Level of education of the partner Do not know 7 1.2
Did not school 4 0.7
Primary 64 10.6
Secondary 216 35.9
High school and university 311 51.7
Number of living children 0 36 8.9
1 173 42.6
2 94 23.2
3 51 12.6
>3 52 12.7
Does your belief accept contraceptive use? Yes 107 17.5
Does your partner approve contraceptive use? Yes 101 16.6