Table 1

Demographic details of the women who participated in the study*

Age (years)Country of birthEducational levelMain language spokenChildren (n)
27PakistanSchool leaverUrdu2
34Other countryFurther educationBengali2
37PakistanFurther educationEnglish/Urdu3
37Other countryFurther educationUrdu3
34PakistanFurther educationEnglish/Urdu2
34UKFurther educationEnglish/Urdu2
28UKFurther educationEnglish/Urdu1
23PakistanFurther educationEnglish/Urdu1
40UKFurther educationEnglish/Urdu3
36PakistanFurther educationUrdu4
33PakistanSchool leaverUrdu4
30UKFurther educationEnglish1
32UKFurther educationEnglish2
27UKFurther educationEnglish1
31PakistanFurther educationEnglish/Urdu2
35PakistanFurther educationUrdu3
30Other countrySchool leaverEnglish/Urdu/Punjabi1
29PakistanFurther educationEnglish/Urdu/Punjabi1
31PakistanSchool leaverUrdu2
28UKFurther educationBengali1
36PakistanFurther educationEnglish/Urdu2
37PakistanFurther educationUrdu4
43PakistanFurther educationEnglish/Urdu4
  • *Women were not asked to state their religion, nor to say whether they actively practised a religion.