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Table 1 Demographic and care-related characteristics of study participants (N = 400)

From: Dimensions of patient satisfaction with comprehensive abortion care in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Client Characteristic N (%)
Age (n = 400)
 15–19 49 (12.25)
 20–24 136 (34)
 25–34 187 (46.75)
 35–45 28 (7)
Diagnosis type (n = 400)
 Induced Abortion 325 (81.3)
 Post Abortion Care 75 (18.7)
Gestational agea (n = 400)
 First Trimester 356 (89.0)
 Second Trimester 44 (11.0)
Procedure type (n = 400)
 Medical abortion 195 (47.9)
 Manual Vacuum Aspiration 205 (52.1)
Facility type (n = 400)
 Public 120 (30.0)
 Private 160 (40.0)
 Marie Stopes (NGO) 120 (30.0)
Relationship statusb (n = 381)
 Married 190 (50.13)
 Living with partner 191 (49.87)
Educational level (n = 400)
 No formal education 49 (12.5)
 Primary school 89 (22.7)
 Secondary school 135 (33.5)
 Technical school 61 (15.0)
 University/College Graduate 66 (16.2)
  1. aFirst Trimester means less than or equal to 12 weeks of gestation and Second Trimester refers to greater than 12 weeks of gestation
  2. bNumbers may not sum to 400 due to missing data