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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of participants

From: High rate of unplanned pregnancy in the context of integrated family planning and HIV care services in South Africa

Variables Frequency Percentage
Age (years)
 Below 21 43 7.2
 21–25 130 21.9
 26–30 152 25.6
 31–35 139 23.4
 36–40 104 17.5
 41–44 26 4.4
Marital status
 Married 116 19.5
 Single 389 65.5
 Co-habiting 73 12.3
 Divorce/separated 16 2.7
Type of residence
 Rural 190 32.0
 Semi-urban 262 44.1
 Urban 142 23.9
aGestational age at booking
 First 37 6.7
 Second 417 75.8
 Third 96 17.5
HIV serostatus at booking
 Negative 53 8.9
 Positive 472 79.5
 Unknown 69 11.6
aParity
 1 194 32.7
 2 204 34.4
 3 117 19.7
 4 56 9.4
 5–7 22 3.7
aPrevious abortions
 None 455 76.7
 1 90 15.2
 2 25 4.2
 3 17 2.9
 4 3 0.5
 5 3 0.5
On HAART at booking
 Yes 316 65.8
 No 164 34.2
CD4 counts at booking
  < 500 211 42.2
  ≥ 500 289 57.8
  1. amissing data were excluded in the analysis