Table 1

Characteristics of the survey respondents

Mothersn%
(n=1050)
Age, median (range)33 (18–59)
Education
 No formal education10.1
 Elementary school30.3
 Junior high school858.1
 High school41039.0
 Bachelor’s degree38736.9
 Specialist degree16415.6
Italian nationality95691.0
Primiparous54051.4
Multiple pregnancy151.4