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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of study participants: Harare, Zimbabwe, September 2012

From: Prevalence of pregnancy induced hypertension and pregnancy outcomes among women seeking maternity services in Harare, Zimbabwe

Variable   With PIH N = 56 (n,%) Without PIH N = 233 (n.%)
Occupation Formally employed 2 (3.6) 21 (9.0)
Informally employed 2 (3.6) 7 (3.0)
Self Employed 10 (17.9) 27 (11.6)
Student 1 (1.8) 2 (0.9)
Unemployed/housewife 41 (73.2) 176 (75.5)
Education level Never been to school 0 (0) 1 (0.4)
Primary 3 (5.4) 25 (10.7)
Secondary 50 (89.3) 198 (85.0)
Tertiary 3 (5.4) 9 (3.9)
Marital status Divorced 0 (0) 3 (1.3)
Married 55 (98.2) 228 (97.9)
Never married 1 (1.8) 2 (0.9)
Median age in years 29 25