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Table 6 Effects on stability of marital relationships

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

  N = 112 Participants’ agreement (%)
Statement Agree Uncertain Disagree
You have ever quarrelled with your partner over your infertility 72.3 9.8 17.9
You have ever fought with your partner over your infertility 42.0 3.6 54.4
Your partner has ever threatened to divorce you due to your infertility 40.2 4.5 55.4
  1. Source: Field work, 2014