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Table 2 Distribution of ever pregnant women by whether she had a birth/pregnancy since 2009 and the intentionality of the last/current pregnancy by socio-demographic characteristics among women from six urban sites in Senegal, 2011

From: Unintended pregnancy: magnitude and correlates in six urban sites in Senegal

  Experience of birth/pregnancy since 2009 and intentionality Total
  No pregnancy/birth since 2009 Intentional pregnancy/birth Unintentional pregnancy/birth  
N (Unweighted) 2,829 2,029 809 5,769
Percent 49.9 35.8 14.3 100.0
Urban site     
  Dakar 54.9 33.6 11.6 100.0
  Guédiawaye 55.6 29.2 15.3 100.0
  Pikine 43.7 36.3 20.0 100.0
  Mbao 44.7 40.7 14.6 100.0
  Mbour 43.3 39.5 17.2 100.0
  Kaolack 46.4 38.4 15.2 100.0
Age group     
  < 25 24.9 50.4 24.7 100.0
  25 - 34 39.1 46.1 14.8 100.0
  35 - 39 58.3 28.3 13.4 100.0
  40+ 83.9 10.9 5.2 100.0
Wealth group     
  Poor 44.9 35.0 20.1 100.0
  Medium 49.6 38.3 12.0 100.0
  Rich 55.9 34.0 10.1 100.0
Level of education     
  None 50.4 35.5 14.1 100.0
  Primary 48.6 35.3 16.1 100.0
  Secondary or higher 51.3 37.1 11.6 100.0
Religion     
  Muslim 48.9 36.3 14.8 100.0
  Christian and other 60.5 30.6 9.0 100.0
Marital status     
  Not married or in union 76.7 10.6 12.7 100.0
  Married or in union 44.4 41.0 14.6 100.0
Type of marriage a     
  Monogamous 39.8 44.5 15.8 100.0
  Polygynous 55.3 32.8 11.9 100.0
Worked in the last 12 months     
  Did not work 49.9 36.1 14.0 100.0
  Worked 49.8 34.1 16.1 100.0
Who decides about money     
  Husband alone/someone else 46.8 37.3 15.9 100.0
  Wife/husband and wife jointly 54.2 33.7 12.1 100.0
Number of living children     
  <2 48.4 40.4 11.1 100.0
  2 45.5 41.0 13.5 100.0
  3 43.6 39.3 17.1 100.0
  4+ 57.0 26.5 16.5 100.0
Ever use of a modern method     
  Ever used 52.2 32.5 15.3 100.0
  Never used 46.7 41.2 12.1 100.0
Discussion of family planning with spouse a    
  Ever discussed 41.4 41.7 16.9 100.0
  Never discussed 48.7 39.9 11.4 100.0
Decision making on number of children a    
  Wife/husband and wife jointly 44.8 41.1 14.1 100.0
  Husband alone/someone else 44.6 40.0 15.4 100.0
  1. a: Among women in union.