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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of women who visited public health facilities in Central Zone, Tigray, Ethiopia/2015

From: Timing of first focused antenatal care booking and associated factors among pregnant mothers who attend antenatal care in Central Zone, Tigray, Ethiopia

Variables, N = 228 Frequency Percent
Age
 15–19 22 9.6
 20–34 152 66.7
 35 and above 54 23.7
Occupation
 Having no work 221 96.9
 Private 6 2.6
 Governmental employee 1 0.4
Maternal education
 Illiterate 156 68.4
 Literate 72 31.6
Husband education
 Illiterate 124 54.4
 Literate 104 45.6
Marital status
 Single 4 1.8
 Married 224 98.2
Religion
 Orthodox christian 224 98.2
 Muslim 4 1.8
Ethnicity
 Tigrean 223 97.8
 Amhara 5 2.2
Residence
 Urban 15 6.6
 Rural 213 93.4
Size of the family
 ≤ 4 92 40.4
 ≥ 5 136 59.6
Monthly income
 ≤ 500 114 50
 501–1000 54 23.7
 ≥ 1001 60 26.3
Access of ambulance service
 Yes 118 51.8
 No 110 48.2
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