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Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics of women interviewed

From: Prenatal infant feeding intentions and actual feeding practices during the first six months postpartum in rural Rwanda: a qualitative, longitudinal cohort study

Characteristics, n = 39FrequencyPercentage
Age of the mother (years)
 < 21410%
 21–301333%
 > 302257%
Marital status
 With partner3282%
Ability to read and write
 Yes3795%
Education level of the mother
 Illiterate25%
 Primary incomplete1949%
 Primary complete1538%
 Secondary incomplete38%
Main occupation
 Farming39100%
Number of children
 01026%
 1–22154%
 3+820%
Experience in child feeding
 Yes3077%