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Table 1 Sample Characteristics

From: ‘We are nothing without herbs’: a story of herbal remedies use during pregnancy in rural Ghana

Variables Categories N (30)
Age (years) 18–24 7
25–35 19
36–45 4
Education None 3
Basic 22
Secondary 3
Vocational 2
Marital status Single 2
Married 23
Divorced 3
Widow 2
Employment status Institutionally employed 2
Self-employed 21
Unemployed 7
Household size 1–3 2
4–6 17
>  6 11
Health insurance status Yes 24
No 6
Average monthly income (GH¢) < 250 15
250–350 9
> 350 6
Religious affiliation Christianity 25
Islam 5
Ethnicity Akan 20
Others 10