Advances in Preventive Medicine / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Prevalence and Predictors of Contraceptives Use among Women Aged (15–49 years) with Induced Abortion History in Ghana

Table 1

Background characteristics of respondents (N = 3,039).

VariableFrequencyPercentage

Age
 15–191153.516
 20–2444614.45
 25–2962920.85
 30–3457618.74
 35–3951517.36
 40–4439913.54
 45–4935911.53

Educational level
 Primary50316.68
 JHS122241.29
 SHS and above101132.14
 No education3039.891

Religious distribution
 Christianity275192.16
 Islam2446.276
 Traditional80.2365
 Others361.325

Contraceptives use
 Yes113036.69
 No190963.31

Residence
 Rural92531.65
 Urban211468.35

Union
 Yes200266.51
 No103733.49

Region
 Western38813
 Central2488.125
 Greater Accra56726.05
 Volta2126.005
 Eastern36410.62
 Ashanti64425.05
 Brong Ahafo3839.493
 Northern860.7622
 Upper East690.4839
 Upper West780.4042

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