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Table 1 Characteristics of survey respondents in two urban and two rural sites

From: Can social network analysis help to include marginalised young women in structural support programmes in Botswana? A mixed methods study

  Percent (number) of respondents
Total Urban 1 Urban 2 Rural 1 Rural 2
n = 307 n = 64 n = 47 n = 103 n = 93
Mean age (sd) [years] 22.7 (3.6) 22.5 (3.6) 22.4 (3.3) 23.4 (3.7) 22.2 (3.3)
Marital status
 Single 75.6 (232) 82.8 (53) 72.3 (34) 74.8 (77) 73.1 (68)
 Cohabiting, not married 22.8 (70) 17.2 (11) 27.7 (13) 22.3 (23) 24.7 (23)
 Married 0.7 (2) 0.0 (0) 0.0 (0) 1.0 (1) 1.1 (1)
 Separated from partner 1.0 (3) 0.0 (0) 0.0 (0) 1.9 (2) 1.1 (1)
Have a regular partner 59.0 (181) 54.7 (35) 51.1 (24) 60.2 (62) 64.5 (60)
Partner > 5 years older n = 181 41.4 (106) 25.7 (26) 50.0 (12) 46.8 (33) 41.7 (35)
Number of children
 0 37.1 (114) 51.6 (33) 36.2 (17) 31.1 (32) 34.4 (32)
 1 32.9 (101) 28.1 (18) 36.2 (17) 35.0 (36) 32.3 (30)
 2 22.8 (70) 17.2 (11) 19.1 (9) 26.2 (27) 24.7 (23)
 3 or more 7.1 (22) 3.2 (2) 8.5 (4) 7.8 (8) 8.7 (8)
Low education (incomplete secondary or less) 65.1 (223) 62.2 (40) 53.2 (25) 64.1 (66) 74.2 (69)
Very poor (not enough food in last week) 15.7 (48) 18.8 (12) 19.1 (9) 12.6 (13) 15.2 (14)