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Table 2 Sample characteristics

From: Sociodemographic and delivery risk factors for developing postpartum depression in a sample of 3233 mothers from the Czech ELSPAC study

Characteristics Category Results
Newborn’s gender Male 1678 (51.9%)
Female 1553 (48.0%)
Unknown 2 (0.1%)
Birth order Primiparous 1570 (48.9%)
Multiparous 1588 (49.5%)
Unknown 52 (1.6%)
Pregnancy term Preterm (< 38 weeks) 83 (2.6%)
Term 2397 (75.7%)
Postmature (> 42 weeks) 10 (0.3%)
Unknown 678 (21.4%)
Delivery route Vaginal 2863 (88.6%)
C-section 241 (7.5%)
Other 59 (1.8%)
Unknown 70 (2.2%)
Education of mothers University 609 (18.8%)
Secondary 1420 (43.9%)
Primary 1167 (36.1%)
Unknown 37 (1.1%)
Mean age of mothers 25.6 (4.8)