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Table 1 Percent distribution of socio-demographic and socio-economic characteristics of migrant and non-migrant women using modern contraceptives in Kenya

From: Modern contraceptive use among migrant and non-migrant women in Kenya

Characteristics Percent (%) 95 % CI N [Weighted]
Migration stream
 Non-migrant urban 46.6 [37.1–56.4] 263
 Non-migrant rural 23.7 [20.5–27.3] 1,430
 Urban-urban 38.3 [31.0–46.2] 644
 Urban-rural 38.5 [33.6–43.6] 585
 Rural-urban 44.4 [39.7–49.2] 620
 Rural-rural 35.1 [32.3–37.9] 2,361
Socio-demographic factors
Age
 15–24 26.5 [23.4–29.8] 1,759
 25–34 44.0 [40.9–47.1] 2,280
 35–49 30.5 [27.3–34.0] 1,866
Marital status
 Never married 17.3 [14.5–20.6] 1,123
 Currently married 41.4 [38.8–44.1] 4,035
 Formerly married 23.0 [19.0–27.6] 746
Living children
 None 16.4 [13.0–20.5] 785
 1–2 38.6 [35.5–41.7] 2,215
 3–5′ 42.2 [39.0–45.4] 2,084
 6+ 21.4 [17.8–25.5] 820
Religion
 Catholic 35.7 [31.7–39.9] 1,287
 Protestant 36.5 [34.3–38.8] 4,043
 Muslim/other 17.8 [12.7–24.4] 576
Fertility preference
 Want another child 29.9 [27.5–32.6] 2,817
 Undecided 33.6 [22.9–46.4] 177
 Want no more 39.0 [36.3–41.8] 2,911
Region
 Nairobi 42.7 [37.2–48.3] 527
 Central 52.5 [47.0–58.0] 626
 Coast 30.9 [23.8–39.0] 474
 Eastern 38.8 [33.7–44.3] 981
 Nyanza 28.8 [25.6–32.3] 990
 Rift valley 29.2 [25.0–33.8] 1,632
 Western 33.9 [30.2–37.8] 561
 North Eastern 3.9 [1.3–11.0] 114
Marital duration
 Never married 17.3 [14.5–20.6] 1123
 0–9 years 42.6 [39.2–46.1] 2095
 10–24 years 41.1 [37.8–44.6] 1621
 20 and more years 26.6 [23.1–30.4] 1067
Socio-economic factors
Education
 None 10.1 [7.0–14.3] 576
 Primary 34.0 [31.5–36.6] 3327
 Secondary/Higher 42.4 [39.2–45.7] 2002
Wealth index
 Low 21.3 [18.6–24.3] 1881
 Medium 38.8 [35.6–42.2] 2132
 High 42.7 [40.1–45.4] 1892
Occupation
 Not working 26.7 [24.1–29.4] 1997
 Professional/technical/manager/clerical/sales/service 42.5 [39.5–45.5] 1805
 Agri-employee/household domestic/manual 35.1 [32.2–38.2] 2103
Heard FP on media
 No 19.8 [17.5–22.4] 1530
 Yes 39.6 [37.6–41.7] 4375
Total (N) 34.5 [32.6–36.5] 5905
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