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Table 2 Self-reported effects of infertility on sex life in marital relationships

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

Statement Frequency Percentage (%)
Regular sexual intercourse   
 Yes 69 61.6
 No 43 38.4
Sex is only for procreation but not for mutual satisfaction   
 Yes 77 68.8
 No 35 31.2
Nature of sexual intercourse   
 Unfulfilling and unenjoyable 72 64.3
 Fulfilling and enjoyable 38 33.9
 Don’t know 2 1.8
  1. Source: Field work, 2014