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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of exit interview participants and delivery context

From: Understanding mistreatment during institutional delivery in Northeast Nigeria: a mixed-method study

 N = 342
Characteristics & delivery context
 Age
   < 20 years17%
  20–29 years57%
  30–39 years23%
  40–49 years3%
 Ethnicity
  Fulani60%
  Hausa20%
  Kanuri6%
  Others14%
 Religion
  Christian2%
  Muslim98%
 Marital status
  Married100%
  Single/Widowed0%
 Education level
  None49%
  Primary20%
  Secondary & Post-secondary31%
 Parity
  Primigravida2%
  Multigravida98%
Supply side characteristics during delivery
 Sex of birth attendants
  Female100%
  Male0%
 Category of birth attendant
  Skilled attendants (doctors, nurses, midwives) formally employed20%
  Non-skilled attendants80%
 Period of birth
  Day time (7.00 am to 7.59 pm)60%
  Night time (8.00 pm to 6.59 am)40%
 Day of birth
  Weekdays69%
  Weekend31%