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Table 3 Pregnancy behavior among womena (N = 739)

From: Hepatitis B knowledge among women of childbearing age in three slums in Mumbai: a cross-sectional survey

  Total number
n (%)
Eastern suburbs
n (%)
Western suburbs
n (%)
Island City
n (%)
Age of most recent child
12 months or less 440 (60) 144 (62) 168 (60) 128 (56)
13–24 months 281 (38) 87 (37) 110 (40) 84 (37)
25–36 months 18 (2) 3 (1) 0 (0) 15 (7)
Tested for hepatitis B during pregnancy?
Yes 162 (22) 43 (18) 103 (37) 16 (7)
No 267 (36) 165 (71) 73 (26) 29 (13)
No reply 310 (42) 26 (11) 102 (37) 182 (80)
Hepatitis B status of those tested (N = 162)
Positive 2 (1) 2 (5) 0 0
Negative 158 (98) 41 (95) 103 (100) 14 (88)
Not known 2 (1) 0 0 2 (12)
  1. aWomen who reported giving birth within the previous 36 months