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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents (N = 1127)

From: Development and validation of a maternal anxiety for neonatal jaundice scale in China

Variables n(%)/‾X ± S
Age, year 29.31 ± 4.64
 ≤ 20 22(1.95)
 21 ~ 30 703(62.38)
 31 ~ 40 384(34.07)
 ≥ 41 18(1.60)
Educational level  
 Junior high school or lower 318(28.22)
 Senior high school or technical secondary school 247(21.92)
 Undergraduate or Junior College 535(47.47)
 Postgraduate or higher 27(2.39)
Residence  
 Urban 744(66.02)
 Rural 383(33.98)
Economic status  
 Very good 30(2.67)
 Good 82(7.27)
 General 974(86.42)
 Poor 35(3.11)
Parity  
 The first child 513(45.52)
 The second child 521(46.23)
 The third child or more 93(8.25)
Feeding patterns  
 Breastfeeding 840(74.53)
 Non-breastfeeding 28(2.49)
 Mixed feeding 259(22.98)