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Table 1 Women’s socio-demographic characteristics

From: Women’s overall satisfaction with health facility delivery services in Ghana: a mixed-methods study

Characteristics N = 1130 %
Background characteristics of all participants
 Age (years)
  < 20 99 8.8
  20–29 570 50.4
  30–39 377 33.4
  ≥ 40 76 6.7
  Unknown 8 0.7
 Education level
  None 386 34.2
  Primary 253 22.4
  Middle/junior high school 355 31.4
  Secondary 103 9.1
  Tertiary and above 33 2.9
 Marital status
  Married 718 63.5
  Cohabiting 272 24.1
  Divorced 37 3.3
  Never married 103 9.1
 Religion
  Christian 598 53.0
  Islamic 132 11.7
  Traditional 285 25.2
  Other 58 5.1
  Missing 57 5.0
Socio-economic characteristics
 Wealth quintile
  Least 227 20.1
  Less 233 20.5
  Wealthy 221 19.7
  Wealthier 223 19.8
  Wealthiest 226 20.0
 Valid health insurance card possession
  Yes 588 52.0
  No 542 48.0
Antenatal history
 Timing of pregnancy
  Got pregnant at the right time 676 59.8
  Wanted to get pregnant later 353 31.3
  Did not want to get pregnant 10 8.9
 Parity
  1 319 28.2
  2–3 475 42.1
  4–5 224 19.8
  > 5 112 9.9
Background characteristics of FGD participants N = 136 %
 Age (years)
  < 20 16 11.8
  20–29 58 42.6
  30–39 50 36.8
  ≥ 40 12 8.8
 Education level
  None 49 36.0
  Primary 35 25.7
  Middle/junior high school 41 30.2
  Secondary 9 6.6
  Tertiary and above 2 1.5
 Marital status
  Married 90 66.1
  Cohabiting 31 22.8
  Divorced 7 5.2
  Widowed 1 0.7
  Never Married 7 5.2
 Religion
  Christian 71 55.0
  Islamic 17 13.2
  Traditional 33 25.6
  Other 8 6.2