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Table 1 Summary descriptive statistics of women aged 15-49, Cambodia, DHS 2000-2010

From: A decade of improvements in equity of access to reproductive and maternal health services in Cambodia, 2000–2010

Year 2000 2005 2010
Variable Mean Standard deviation Mean Standard deviation Mean Standard deviation
Age (years) 29.67 10.14 29.80 10.30 29.87 10.19
Household (people) 6.08 2.30 5.77 2.29 5.52 2.16
Urban residence 0.18 0.38 0.17 0.38 0.21 0.41
Highest level of education
No education 0.28 0.45 0.20 0.40 0.16 0.37
Primary 0.55 0.50 0.56 0.50 0.49 0.50
Secondary 0.17 0.37 0.24 0.42 0.32 0.47
Higher 0.004 0.06 0.01 0.10 0.03 0.17
Religion
Buddhist 0.96 0.19 0.97 0.17 0.97 0.16
Muslim 0.03 0.16 0.02 0.13 0.01 0.12
Christian 0.003 0.05 0.01 0.08 0.01 0.07
Other 0.01 0.10 0.01 0.09 0.01 0.09
Marital status
Never married 0.32 0.47 0.32 0.47 0.31 0.46
Married 0.59 0.49 0.60 0.49 0.62 0.49
Widowed 0.06 0.24 0.05 0.23 0.04 0.23
Divorced 0.03 0.16 0.03 0.20 0.05 0.24
Not living together 0.01 0.07 0.02 0.17 0.01 0.16
Husband occupation
Did not work 0.03 0.18 - - 0.03 0.18
Professional/technician/manager 0.11 0.31 0.06 0.24 0.11 0.31
Clerical 0.01 0.11 0.02 0.15 0.01 0.11
Sales 0.04 0.20 0.07 0.25 0.04 0.20
Agricultural self-employed - - 0.48 0.50 - -
Agricultural employee 0.66 0.47 0.11 0.31 0.66 0.47
Services 0.01 0.11 0.07 0.25 0.01 0.11
Skilled manual 0.09 0.29 0.11 0.31 0.09 0.29
Unskilled manual 0.03 0.18 0.08 0.27 0.03 0.18
  1. N (2000) = 15,305; N (2005) = 16,617; N (2010) = 18,504.