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Table 3 Background characteristics of the interviewees

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

County Age (Years) Occupation Marital status Type of residence
Narok 16 Currently out of school (primary) but intends to go back Single Rural
17 Left school at primary due to pregnancy, and she is not planning to go back to school Single Rural
17 Housewife Married Urban
18 Out of school / staying at home due to pregnancy Single Urban
18 Out of school due to pregnancy Single Rural
18 Left school in class 7 after father passed away Married Urban
19 None Single Urban
19 Housewife—never been to school Married Rural
19 Student (form IV)—has been out of school but intends to go back Single Rural
Homa bay 15 Pupil (no child but 5 months pregnant) Single Urban
16 Housewife (left school at class 8 due to pregnancy) Married Urban
16 Left school in class 8 Single Rural
16 Student (Form I) Single Rural
16 Student (class 8 leaver, planning to join secondary school next year) Single Rural
17 Out of school but living at home Single Rural
18 Housewife—left school in form one due to pregnancy Married Urban
19 Housewife Married Urban
19 Housewife Married Urban
19 Domestic worker—left school in form II after getting pregnant Single Urban