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Table 2 Gynecological and obstetric, and newborn characteristics of respondents Aksum hospital, Tigray, Ethiopia, 2018 (n = 570)

From: Prevalence and determinants of stillbirth among women attended deliveries in Aksum General Hospital: a facility based cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency Percent
ANC visit
 Less than four 101 17.7
 Four and above 469 82.3
Initiation of ANC
 First trimester 459 80.7
 Second trimester 105 18.4
 Third trimester 5 0.9
Parity
 Prim-gravid 198 34.7
 Multi gravid 372 65.3
Pregnancy type
 Singleton 563 98.8
 Multiple 7 1.2
Mode of delivery
 SVD 488 85.6
 Assisted delivery 20 3.5
 Cesarean section 62 10.9
Birth interval (years)
 < 2 46 12.4
 2–5 234 62.9
 > 5 92 24.7
Pregnancy status
 Planned 529 92.8
 Unplanned 41 7.2
Partograph use
 Yes 500 87.7
 No 70 12.3
Labor status
 Spontaneous 528 92.6
 Induced 42 7.4
History of poor obstetric outcome
 Yes 115 20.2
 No 455 79.8
Pregnancy related complication
 Yes 14 2.5
 No 556 97.5
Hemoglobin level (mg/dl)
 < 11 26 4.6
 ≥ 11 544 95.4
Labor complication
 Yes 68 11.9
 No 502 88.1
Birth outcome
 Stillbirth 21 3.68
 Live birth 549 96.32