Table 2: Pregnancy history and childbirth plans.

Variable ( = numbers of respondents) Percentage

Number of previous children ( )
 None66 31.4
 195 45.2
 237 17.6
 3104.8
 41 0.5
 50 0
 61 0.5
Did you know the fetal sex in previous pregnancies? ( )
 Yes, in all pregnancies66 44.6
 Yes, but not in all pregnancies15 10.1
 No 67 45.3
Do you want to have more children? ( )
 Yes25 11.9
 No12660.3
 Don’t know yet57 27.3
 Depends on the sex of this baby 1 0.5
Have you already picked out your baby names? ( )
 Yes, a name for a girl6 2.9
 Yes, a name for a boy9 4.3
 Yes, a name for both sexes13162.7
 No63 30.1
Are you going to tell others the sex of
your unborn child? ( )
 No64 39.3
 Yes, to my family34 20.9
 Yes, to my friends1 0.5
 Yes, to my family and friends64 39.3
Are there people in your environment
who know the sex of their unborn child? ( )
 No20 9.6
 Yes, everybody I know167.7
 Some people I know15172.2
 I do not know 22 10.5
Are you influenced by people in knowing
the sex of your unborn child? ( )
 No20297.2
 Yes, because of them I want to know 3 1.4
 Yes, because of them I don’t want to know3 1.4