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Table 3 Frequency of general characteristics of cases

From: Therapeutic abortion in Iran: an epidemiologic study of legal abortion in 2 years

Variable Fetal
N (%)
Maternal
N (%)
Non-fetal\non-maternal
N (%)
Total
N (%)
Mother’s age (year)
 ≤ 15 47 (0.3) 3 (0.1) 6 (0.8) 56 (0.3)
 16–20 1182 (6.6) 57 (2.1) 28 (3.5) 1267 (5.9)
 21–35 12,610 (70.2) 1598 (58.6) 590 (73.9) 14,798 (68.9)
 36–45 4043 (22.5) 1043 (38.3) 172 (21.4) 5258 (24.5)
 > 45 72 (0.4) 23 (0.8) 3 (0.4) 98 (0.5)
 Total 17,954 (100) 2724 (100) 799 (100) 21,477 (100)
 Mean ± SD 30.09 ± 6.56 33.48 ± 5.99 30.6 ± 6.18 30.59 ± 6.56
Gestational age (week)
 ≤ 5 37 (0.2) 358 (13.1) 169 (21) 564 (2.5)
 6–10 160 (0.9) 1546 (57) 455 (56.9) 2161 (9.8)
 11–15 5852 (32.6) 531 (19.3) 97 (11.9) 6480 (30.2)
 16–19 10,139 (56.5) 209 (7.6) 52 (6.6) 10,400 (48.7)
 > 19 1766 (9.9) 80 (3) 26 (3.5) 1872 (8.8)
 Total 17,954 (100) 2724 (100) 799 (100) 21,477 (100)
 Mean ± SD 16.18 ± 2.27 9.79 ± 3.61 8.6 ± 4.4 15.48 ± 4.38
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