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Table 1 Socio-demographic and obstetric characteristics of participant mothers aged 15-49, Bahir Dar, 2010

From: Factors associated with home delivery in Bahirdar, Ethiopia: A case control study

Variables Cases (n = 108) Controls (n = 216) χ 2 square,df and p- value
Age of the mother    
15-19 7 (6.5) 14 (6.5) χλαχ283.01=
20-24 31 (28.7) 76 (35.2) df = 4
25-29 34 (31.5) 88 (40.7) P-value = 0.034
30-34 25 (23.1) 26 (12.0)  
35-39 11 (10.2) 12 (5.5)  
Maternal education    
Illiterate 83 (76.9) 54 (25.0) χλαχ228.98=
Read & write 8 (7.4) 11 (5.1) df = 4
Primary 12 (11.1) 77 (35.6) P-value = 0.0000
Secondary and above 5 (5.0) 74 (34.1)  
Husband Education    χλαχ274.69=
Illiterate 63 (58.3) 29 (13.4) df = 4
Read & write 17 (15.7) 14 (6.5) P-value = 0.0000
Primary 18 (16.7) 62 (28.7)  
Secondary and above 10 (9.3) 111 (51.4)  
Residence    χλαχ236.59=
Urban 49 (45.4) 202 (93.5) df = 1
Rural 59 (54.6) 14 (6.5) P-value = 0.0000
Average monthly income* n = 248 n = 55 n = 193  
<1000.00ETB 44 (80) 89 (46.1) χλαχ283.01=
1000-1999.00ETB 9 (16.4) 60 (31.1) df = 4
> = 2000.00ETB 2 (3.6) 44 (22.8) P-value = 0.000