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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of women at baseline and endline in treatment and comparison areas

From: The impact of adding community-based distribution of oral contraceptives and condoms to a cluster randomized primary health care intervention in rural Tanzania

VariableBaseline
(2011)
Endline
(2015)
Treatment = 0Treatment = 1p-valueTreatment = 0Treatment = 1p-value
Age15–24592 (38.6%)595 (38.6%)0.11471 (37.1%)467 (37.3%)0.82
25–29231 (15.0%)208 (13.5%)161 (12.7%)141 (11.3%)
30–34215 (14.0%)243 (15.8%)166 (13.1%)173 (13.8%)
35–39242 (15.8%)207 (13.4%)173 (13.6%)179 (14.3%)
40–49255 (16.6%)287 (18.6%)298 (23.5%)292 (23.3%)
EducationNo education278 (18.1%)281 (18.2%)0.86237 (18.7%)211 (16.9%)0.42
Less than secondary1031 (67.2%)1043 (67.7%)828 (65.2%)845 (67.5%)
Secondary or more226 (14.7%)216 (14.0%)204 (16.1%)196 (15.7%)
Wealth index/ SES StatusPoorest345 (22.5%)424 (27.5%)0.003**229 (18.0%)234 (18.7%)0.003**
Poor313 (20.4%)279 (18.1%)174 (13.7%)232 (18.5%)
Better268 (17.5%)289 (18.8%)282 (22.2%)224 (17.9%)
Less poor343 (22.3%)287 (18.6%)228 (18.0%)240 (19.2%)
Least poor266 (17.3%)261 (16.9%)295 (23.2%)276 (22.0%)
Missing data61 (4.8%)46 (3.7%)
ReligionChristian703 (45.9%)740 (48.1%)0.053559 (44.1%)593 (47.4%)0.009**
Muslim774 (50.5%)765 (49.7%)634 (50.0%)618 (49.4%)
Traditional/ Other53 (3.5%)35 (2.3%)73 (5.8%)39 (3.1%)
No response/ missing  3 (0.2%)2 (0.2%)
Parity0344 (22.4%)325 (21.1%)0.20349 (27.5%)346 (27.6%)0.59
1–2419 (27.3%)439 (28.5%)345 (27.2%)312 (24.9%)
3–4394 (25.7%)358 (23.3%)282 (22.2%)288 (23.0%)
5+378 (24.6%)417 (27.1%)293 (23.1%)306 (24.4%)
Marital statusMarried820 (53.4%)856 (55.6%)0.84597 (47.0%)620 (49.5%)0.23
Living with partner172 (11.2%)162 (10.5%)165 (13.0%)156 (12.5%)
Divorced87 (5.7%)87 (5.6%)77 (6.1%)94 (7.5%)
Widowed33 (2.1%)28 (1.8%)28 (2.2%)31 (2.5%)
Single421 (27.4%)406 (26.4%)400 (31.5%)347 (27.7%)
No response/ Missing2 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)2 (0.2%)4 (0.3%)
Modern use of FP496 (32.3%)508 (33.0%)0.69388 (30.6%)393 (31.4%)0.66
Number of respondents15351540 12691252 
  1. **p < 0.01