Obstetrics and Gynecology International / 2013 / Article / Tab 6

Research Article

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: The Secret World of Women as Seen by Men

Table 6

Description of the clusters (active variables).

Variable labelCharacteristic categoriesPercent of category in clusterPercent of category in sample

Cluster 1
 Q1. Is FGM/C practiced in your family/household?Yes99.770.0
 Q5. Do you take part in the decision making process on FGM/C?Yes37.025.7
 Q8. Do you know of any health consequences related to FGM/C?No82.971.4
 Q13. Do you think men have a role to play in preventing FGM/C?No68.848.4
 Q15. If you have a daughter in the future, do you intend to circumcise her?Yes92.560.7

Cluster 2
 Q1. Is FGM/C practiced in your family/household?No80.730.0
 Q5. Do you take part in the decision making process on FGM/C?No87.274.3
 Q8. Do you know of any health consequences related to FGM/C?Yes47.028.6
 Q13. Do you think men have a role to play in preventing FGM/C?Yes86.151.6
 Q15. If you have a daughter in the future, do you intend to circumcise her?No96.039.3

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