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Table 3 Characteristics of mothers referred to hospitals with PROM diagnosis in 2012, Addis Ababa

From: High proportions of obstetric referrals in Addis Ababa: the case of term premature rupture of membranes

Variable Value
Age  
 Range 17–38 years
 Mean 26 year
 Mode 25 year
Number of pregnancy  
 Primigravida 127 (60 %)
 2 or more pregnancies 100 (40 %)
Last menstrual period  
 Known 166 (82.2 %)
 Unknown 36 (16 %)
Gestational age  
 Term 191 (84.1 %)
 Pre-term 36 (15.9 %)
Referred from  
 Public HCs 104 (56.2 %)
 Public hospitals 72 (38.9 %)
 Private facilities 9 (4.9 %)
  1. NB: Due to missing data the numbers may vary and may not add up to the total 227