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Table 3 Reproductive history, fertility desire and intention to initiate pregnancy

From: Knowledge and utilization of family planning methods among people living with HIV in Kathmandu, Nepal

Variables Male
Frequency in numbers
Female
Frequency in numbers
Total Frequency in numbers (%)
N = 131 N = 121 N = 252
Number of children
 0 20 12 32 (13)
 1 39 33 72 (29)
 2 49 58 107 (42)
  ≥ 3 20 21 41 (16)
HIV status of youngest children (N = 220)
 Positive 10 10 20 (8)
 Negative 90 85 175 (80)
 Not tested 11 14 25 (12)
Fertility desire
 Yes 103 98 51 (20)
 No 28 23 201 (80)
Sexual intercourse in the last 6 months
 Yes 129 84 213 (84.50)
 No 2 37 39 (15.50)
Intention of childbearing in coming 6 months (N = 213)a
 Yes 117 83 13 (6)
 No 11 2 200 (94)
  1. a Only sexually active respondents included