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Table 2 Socio-demographic profile of the mothers

From: Screening for developmental delay among children attending a rural community welfare clinic in Ghana

Socio-demographics
Maternal age at delivery (year)
Number %
15-19 9 2.7
20-24 61 18.5
25-29 123 37.3
30-34 84 25.5
35-39 40 12.1
40-44 11 3.3
45-49 2 0.6
Maternal educational level
No formal education 12 3.7
Primary 47 14.2
JHS 133 40.3
SHS 80 24.2
Tertiary 58 17.6
Parity of the mother
1 89 27.0
2 106 32.1
3 76 23.0
4 51 15.5
5 7 2.1
6 1 0.3
  1. Key: JHS Junior High School, SHS Senior High School.