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Table 1 Socio-demographic and obstetric characteristics of respondents

From: Uptake and determinants for HIV postpartum re-testing among mothers with prenatal negative status in Njombe region, Tanzania

Variable Number(N = 668) Percentage (%)
Maternal age (years)
 25+ 345 51.6
 < 25 323 48.4
Educational status
 High Education 239 35.8
 Low education 429 64.2
Employment status
 Employed 59 8.8
 Unemployed 608 91.2
Marital status
 Married/ Cohabiting 549 82.2
 Single/ Divorced/ Separated 119 17.8
Partner’s education level
 High education 264 39.5
 Low education 404 60.5
Parity
 ≤3  443 66.3
 >3 225 33.7
Gestation at booking
 1st and 2nd trimester 578 86.5
 3rd trimester 134 13.5
Number of ANC visits
 ≥4 292 43.7
 < 4 376 56.3
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