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Table 2 a Socio-demographic characteristics of sexually active immigrant youths (N = 439). b Reproductive Health characteristics of sexually active immigrant youths (N = 439)

From: Factors associated with knowledge about family planning and access to sexual and reproductive health services by sexually active immigrant youths in Hillbrow, South Africa: a cross-sectional study

a   
Variable Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Sex   
 Male 182 41.5
 Female 257 58.5
Age group   
 18–24 172 39.2
 25–29 126 28.7
 30–34 141 32.1
Highest level of education attained   
 Primary/incomplete secondary 139 31.7
 Complete Secondary/Higher 300 68.3
Marital status   
 Single 275 62.6
 Married/Cohabiting 164 37.4
Wealth index   
 Poor 176 40.1
 Middle 163 37.1
 Rich 100 22.8
b
Variable Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Migration status   
 Documented 239 54.4
 Undocumented 200 45.6
Duration of stay in Hillbrow   
 0–2 years 105 23.9
 3–5 years 171 39.0
 6–20 years 163 37.1
Discrimination in Hillbrow   
 Yes 254 57.9
 No 185 42.2
Social support in South Africa   
 Yes 346 78.8
 No 93 21.2
Information about family planning 6 months prior to survey   
 Yes 264 60.1
 No 175 39.9
Current use of family planning   
 Yes 357 81.3
 No 82 18.7