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Table 2 Comparison of the sociodemographic characteristics of the participants

From: Evaluation of a family-oriented antenatal group educational program in rural Tanzania: a pre-test/post-test study

  Pregnant women (N = 42) Family (N = 96) p-value
Mean (SD) n (%) Mean (SD) n (%)  
Age 27.67   35.29   < 0.001
Educational level      0.148
 Lower than secondary level   34 (82.9)   62 (73.8)  
 Secondary level and above   7 (17.1)   22 (26.2)  
Missing data   1 (2.4)   12 (12.5)  
Occupation      0.203
 Farmer   33 (80.5)   63 (73.3)  
 Housewife/student   8 (19.5)   23 (26.7)  
Missing data   1 (2.4)   10 (10.4)  
Daily expense      0.662
 < 1000 TSH   18 (42.9)   39 (47.0)  
 1000–5000 TSH   21 (50.0)   32 (38.6)  
 ≥ 5000 TSH   3 (7.1)   12 (14.4)  
Missing data   0   13 (13.5)  
Household assets ownership      0.83
 Low (0–1)   38 (90.5)   70 (75.3)  
 High (2+)   4 (9.5)   23 (24.7)  
Missing data   0   3 (3.1)