International Journal of Reproductive Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Assessment of the Reproductive Health Status of Adult Prison Inmates in Osun State, Nigeria

Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of respondents.

Sociodemographic characteristicsFrequency
( )
Percentage
(%)

Age groups (years)
 <20104.8
 20–299043.1
 30–398339.7
 40–492311.0
5031.4
Sex
 Male20397.1
 Female62.9
Marital status
 Single9344.5
 Married4622.0
 Divorced2813.4
 Separated4220.1
Educational status
 No formal education2813.4
 Primary6129.2
 Secondary9244.0
 Tertiary2813.4
Occupation before incarceration
 Unemployed8842.1
 Unskilled5727.3
 Skilled4622.0
  Professional188.6
Tribe
  Yoruba17583.7
  Igbo2411.5
  Hausa62.9
  Others41.9
Religion
 Islam9846.9
 Christianity9947.4
 Traditional125.7
Family type
  Monogamous13062.2
 Polygamous7937.8
Total duration of incarceration (years)
516177.0
 6–103818.2
 11–1594.3
 >1510.5