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Table 3 Socioeconomic characteristics of the respondents

From: Determinants of dietary diversity among pregnant women in Laikipia County, Kenya: a cross-sectional study

Characteristic N = 254  
  n %
Respondent education
 None 10 4
 Primary 62 24
 Secondary 131 52a
 Tertiary 51 20
 Total 254 100
Occupation of respondents
 Farming 11 4
 Unemployed 20 8
 Casual labour 21 8
 Employed(salaried) 50 20
 Business 67 26
 Housewife 85 34a
 Total 254 100
Level of income
 <10000 133 52
 10000–20000 72 28
 20001–30000 29 11
 30001–40000 11 4
 >40000 9 4
 Total 254 100
  1. aMajority of respondents