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Table 2 Maternal characteristics

From: Risk factors associated with birth defects at a tertiary care center in Pakistan

  N(%)
Gestational Age <20 39(6.6)
20-25 87(14.8)
26-30 173(29.5)
31-35 227(38.7)
>40 61(10.4)
Maternal Occupation Housewife 379(63.9)
Labor 143(24.4)
Skilled Job 62(10.6)
Business 3(0.5)
Maternal Education None 384(65.4)
Could Write Own Name 107(18.2)
Undergraduate 91(15.5)
Graduate 5(0.9)
Maternal Comorbids Diabetes Mellitus 14(2.4)
Hypertension 81(13.3)
Pregnancy Period Preterm 227(38.7)
Term 294(50.1)
Postterm 66(11.2)