# Table 3 Factors associated with late first ANC visit among pregnant mothers attending ANC service in Tselemte Woreda, Tigray, Ethiopia, March 2014

Variables

Delay ANC visit

Crude OR (CI 95%)

No n (%)

Yes n (%)

Educational status N = 365

Illiterate

67 (31.3)

147 (68.7)

2.28 (1.48, 3.51)

2.39 (0.79, 7.21)

Literate

77 (51.0)

74 (49.0)

1

1

Occupational status N = 365

House wife

44 (44)

56 (56)

1.94 (0.96, 3.91)

0.43 (0.10, 2.18)

Farmer

58 (28.7)

144 (71.3)

3.79 (1.97, 7.29)

0.23 (0.03, 1.54)

Civil servant and merchant

29 (60.4)

19 (39.6)

1

1

House hold monthly income in ETB N = 365

≤ 400

27 (28.7)

67 (71.3)

3.12 (1.69, 5.76)

4.54 (1.07, 19.33)*

401–600

27 (33.3)

54 (66.7)

2.51 (1.35, 4.69)

3.40 (0.77, 15.12)

601–1000

41 (40.2)

61 (59.8)

1.87 (1.05, 3.33)

1.47 (0.38, 5.67)

> 1000

49 (55.7)

39 (44.3)

1

1

Parity N = 365

Nulliparous

47 (48)

51 (52)

1

1

≥ 1

97 (36.3)

170 (63.7)

1.62 (1.01, 2.58)

0.52 (0.05, 5.92)

Number of child alive N = 365

No child

57 (49.6)

58 (50.4)

1

1

01-Feb

45 (34.1)

87 (65.9)

1.90 (1.14, 3.17)

6.56 (0.56, 76.29)

≥ 3

42 (35.6)

76 (64.4)

1.78 (1.05, 3.01)

0.95 (0.09, 10.52)

Husband accompany to HC N = 365

No

56 (27.2)

150 (72.8)

3.32 (2.14, 5.15)

6.99 (2.82, 17.31)*

Yes

88 (55.3)

71 (44.7)

1

1

Received advice on time of booking for index PX N = 216

No

31 (25.6)

90 (74.4)

3.51 (1.98, 6.24)

4.85 (1.88, 12.50)*

Yes

52 (54.7)

43 (45.3)

1

1

Time taken to health center (min) N = 339

< 60

79 (62.2)

48 (37.8)

1

1

60–120

20 (39.2)

31 (60.8)

2.55 (1.31, 4.97)

1.12 (0.25, 5.05)

> 120

30 (18.6)

131 (81.4)

7.19 (4.21, 12.27)

5.44 (1.54, 19.25)*

1. * Significantly associated at P < 0.05