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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the sample (n = 490)

From: Family function fully mediates the relationship between social support and perinatal depression in rural Southwest China

Socio-Demographic Characteristics N (%)
Age, mean ± SD 28.17 ± 5.12
perinatal status
 Antenatal women 249 (50.8%)
 Postpartum women 241 (49.2%)
Marital status
 Married 474 (96.7%)
 Unmarried/ Divorced/ Widowed 16 (3.3%)
Education level
 Elementary and below 31 (6.3%)
 Middle school 141 (28.8%)
 High or vocational school 189 (38.6%)
 College and above 129 (26.3%)
Employment status
 Employment 209 (42.7%)
 Unemployed 281 (57.3%)
Individual annual income, ($)
 <750 202 (41.2%)
 750 ~ 1499 68 (13.9%)
 1500 ~ 4499 122 (24.9%)
 4500 ~ 7499 73 (14.9%)
  ≥ 7500 25 (5.1%)
Medical insurance
 No 10 (2.0%)
 Yes 480 (98.0%)
Complications of pregnancy
 No 398 (81.2%)
 Yes 92 (18.8%)