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Table 1 Study participants’ socio- demographic characteristics. Antenatal clinic attendees

From: A qualitative study on the voluntariness of counselling and testing for HIV amongst antenatal clinic attendees: do women have a choice?

Study participants’ characteristics. Total 17 = n (%)
Age
 25–30 10 (58.8)
 31–36 7 (41.2)
Marital status
 Married 12 (70.6)
 Cohabiting/Engaged 3 (17.6)
 Divorced/Separated 1 (5.9)
 Single 1 (5.9)
Education level
 Primary education 3 (17.6)
 Secondary education 5 (29.4)
 Higher education 9 (53.0)
Employment status
 Employed 7 (41.2)
 Unemployed 5 (29.4)
 Self- employed 5 (29.4)
Parity
 Primigravid (not first visit) 6 (35.3)
 Para 2–4 8 (47.1)
 Para 5–6 3 (17.7)
Residential area
 Kinondoni 6 (35.9)
 Ilala 3 (17.6)
 Temeke 4 (23.5)
 Ubungo 2 (11.8)
 Kigamboni 2 (11.8)
Social support
 Spouse or family member 6 (35.3)
 No spouse or family member 11(64.7)