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Table 2 Background characteristics of participants

From: The transition of childbirth practices among tribal women in Gujarat, India - a grounded theory approach

Background characteristics Total %
Total 85 participants  
Age in years  
≥20 7.7
21-30 yrs 37.2
31-40 yrs 14.1
41-50 yrs 9
≤ 50 3.8
Missing data 28
Education  
Illiterate 26.9
1 to 5 yrs 6.4
6 to 10 yrs 35.9
≤ 12 yrs 11.6
Missing data 19.2
Place of last birth  
No child 1.3
Pregnant 3.8
Home 30.8
Govt 15.4
Private 26.9
Missing data 21.8
Number of children  
No child 7.1
Pregnant 9.0
1 child 14.1
2 children 24.7
3 to 4 children 38.5
more than 4 children 4.7
missing data 1.3