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Research Article

Childbearing Decision Making: A Qualitative Study of Women Living with HIV/AIDS in Southwest Nigeria

Table 1

Characteristics of the study population.

CharacteristicNumber

Mean age (range)30 y (20–43 y)
Interquartile range6
 20–258
 26–3023
 31–3520
 36–406
 41–453
Education
 None2
 Primary4
 Secondary26
 Higher28
Employment status
 None24
 Self-employed17
 Employed15
 Volunteer4
Ethnicity
 Yoruba22
 Ibo14
 Hausa2
 Ishan6
 Delta Ibo3
 Other13
Relationship status
 Married30
 Widowed5
 Engaged5
 Single20
Mean no. of years since diagnosis (range)5 y (1 wk–10 y)
Currently on ARVs
 Yes48
 No12
Partner status
 Negative24
 Positive16
 Unknown20
Disclosure to partner
 Yes38
 No22
Currently living children
 026
 116
 28
 ≥310
Future childbearing desire
 Yes48
 No12

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