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Table 2 Preference of place of delivery and related factors of women who delivered in the last 12 months in Simada district of Amhara region, Ethiopia

From: Delivery place preference and its associated factors among women who deliver in the last 12 months in Simada district of Amhara Region, Northwest Ethiopia: a community based cross sectional study

Variables Frequency (N) Percent (%)
Woman preference of delivery
 Facility 151 43.6
 Home 195 56.4
Last place of delivery
 Facility delivery 150 43.4
 Home delivery 196 56.6
Reasons for home delivery
 Short delivery time 29 14.8
 Far facility 51 26.0
 Transport problem 55 28.1
 Trust on TBA 36 18.4
 Unfriendly care 25 12.8
Who manage at home
 Mother in low 15 7.7
 TTBA 21 10.7
 Female neighbor 89 45.4
 Health extension workers 4 2.0
 Untrained TBA 67 34.2
Decision of delivery place
 Husband/TBA 195 56.4
 Woman herself 151 43.6
Distance of health facility (km)
 < 5 182 52.6
 ≥ 5 164 47.4
Transport access
 Yes 159 46.0
 No 187 54.0