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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of pregnant women that attended the antenatal clinics in Lagos, Nigeria

From: Factors associated with risk of malaria infection among pregnant women in Lagos, Nigeria

Description No. (%)
Age group (years)  
  15-19 39 (3.6)
  20-24 266 (24.5)
  25-29 434 (40.0)
  30-34 261 (24.1)
  >34 84 (7.7)
Occupation  
  Artisan 189 (17.4)
  Trader 359 (33.1)
  Civil servant 50 (4.6)
  Housewife 317 (29.2)
  Professional 24 (2.2)
  Student 91 (8.4)
  Teacher 54 (5.0)
Education  
  Primary 103 (9.5)
  Secondary 694 (64.1)
  Tertiary 286 (26.4)
Gravidity  
  Primigravidae 419 (38.7)
  Secundigravidae 271 (25.0)
  Multigravidae 393 (36.3)
Trimester  
  1st 235 (21.7)
  2nd 567 (52.3)
  3rd 274 (26.0)
Bed nets  
  Any net (possession) 325 (30.0)
  Any net (use) 161 (14.9)
  ITN (possession) 230 (21.2)
  ITN (use) 125 (11.5)