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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants (n = 14)

From: Do Malawian women critically assess the quality of care? A qualitative study on women’s perceptions of perinatal care at a district hospital in Malawi

Characteristic Number
Education level  
No education 1
Primary 11
Secondary 2
Age group  
15-19 3
20-24 3
25-34 1
35-49 7
Number of ANC visits  
1 1
2 3
3 3
4 3
≥5 4
ANC screening  
HIV testing: 14
Positive 4
Negative 10
Syphilis: 11
Positive 1
Negative 10
Parity  
1 4
2-4 3
≥5 7
Duration in hospital after delivery (day/s)  
≤1 7
2 2
3 0
4 3
≥5 2