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Table 1 Characteristics of HIV positive pregnant women booking for ANC in Bulawayo city and Mazowe district

From: Early retention among pregnant women on ‘Option B + ’ in urban and rural Zimbabwe

Characteristic N %
Eligible for the study 388  
Age
 15–19 21 5.4
 20–24 79 20.4
 25–29 107 27.6
 30–49 181 46.6
Parity
 0 64 16.5
 1 97 25
 2 111 28.6
 3+  115 29.6
 Missing 1 0.3
GA at first ANC visit (weeks)
 < 12 45 11.6
 13–27 237 61.1
 28+  76 19.6
 Missing 30 7.7
Marital status
 Single 35 9
 Married/living together 272 70.1
 Widowed/divorced/separated 18 4.7
 Missing 63 16.2
HIV status disclosure to someone
 Yes 148 38.1
 No 18 4.7
Missing 222 57.2
Facility location
 Mazowe District (Rural) 278 71.6
 Bulawayo City (Urban) 110 28.4
  1. HIV Human immunodeficiency virus, GA gestational age, ART antiretroviral therapy, ANC antenatal care