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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents

From: "I was tricked": understanding reasons for unintended pregnancy among sexually active adolescent girls

Variables Frequency Percentage
County   
 Narok 451 40.6
 Homa Bay 659 59.4
Place of residence   
 Rural 592 53.3
 Urban 518 46.7
Age (Years)   
 15 129 11.6
 16 126 11.4
 17 141 12.7
 18 323 29.1
 19 391 35.2
Educational attainment   
 Primary education or lower 546 49.2
 Secondary education or higher 564 50.8
Current school attendance   
 Still in school 444 40.0
 Out of school 666 60.0
Religion   
 Christian-Catholic 224 20.2
 Christian-protestant and Pentecostal 866 78.0
 Others (Islam, traditional or no-religion 20 1.8
Orphanhood status   
 Both parents alive 684 61.6
 Double-orphaned 110 9.9
 Half-orphaned 316 28.5
Employed in the last six months   
 Yes 305 27.5
 No 805 72.5
Marital status   
 Married 385 34.7
 Single 725 65.3
Own a mobile phone   
 Yes 568 51.2
 No 542 48.8
Ever been pregnant   
 Has a child or pregnant 598 53.9
 Never had a child or pregnant 512 46.1
Ever used any contraceptives method   
 Yes 515 46.4
 No 595 53.6