Determining the level of superstition belief in pregnancy
Keywords:Pregnancy, Superstition, Pregnant.
Objective: This study was conducted to evaluate the superstitions of pregnant women.
Method: This descriptive and correlational study was conducted with 278 pregnant women living in Agri between October 2021 and August 2022.
Results: It was determined that the total mean score of the pregnant women on the Superstitious Belief Scale was 36.16±13.75. A statistically significant difference was found between the educational status, monthly income, perception of pregnancy and superstition levels of the pregnant women [p<0.05].
Conclusion: It was found that the total Superstitious Belief Scale scores of the pregnant women were moderate and unplanned pregnancy, income and education level affected the superstition score means.
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