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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of interviewees and association with FGM in Mali, 2006, n = 3997

From: Is female genital mutilation associated with eclampsia? Evidence from a nationally representative survey data

VariableReporting FGM
 Totaln%P-value
Age in years
 15–241418130291.80.9
 25–361682154091.6 
 37–4989782491.9 
Residence
 Urban2112191990.90.04
 Rural1885174792.7 
Wealth quintile
 Poorest50148396.4< 0.001
 Poorer56954094.9 
 Middle61355490.4 
 Richer93083890.1 
 Richest1384125190.1 
Education level
 None2878267793.0< 0.001
 Primary64857789.0 
 Secondary44238887.8 
 Higher292482.8 
ANC
 None25724193.80.2
 At least one3740342591.6 
Parity
 First birth38034991.80.2
 Second or more3617331790.3