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Table 1 Background characteristics of participants

From: Self-reported effects of infertility on marital relationships among fertility clients at a public health facility in Accra, Ghana

Characteristic Frequency Percentage (%)
Age   
 20–29 82 73.2
 30–39 23 20.5
 40–49 7 6.3
Sex   
 Male 11 9.8
 Female 101 90.2
Educational level   
 No formal education 20 17.8
 Primary education 29 25.9
 Secondary education + 63 56.3
Religion   
 Christian 98 87.5
 Muslim 10 8.9
 African traditionalist 4 3.6
Ethnicity   
 Akan 24 21.4
 Ga/Adangme 44 39.3
 Ewe 30 26.8
 Mole-Dagbani 11 9.8
 Guan 3 2.7
N= 112 100.0
  1. Source: Field work, 2014