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Table 2 Obstetric characteristics and actual delivery of respondents in Pawe Woreda, northwest Ethiopia, April 2018

From: Utilization of institutional delivery and associated factors among mothers in rural community of Pawe Woreda northwest Ethiopia, 2018

Variables Categories Frequency Percent
Number of pregnancy (gravidity) 1 111 17.8
2–4 346 55.5
≥ 5 166 26.6
Number of births (parity) 1 118 18.9
2–3 252 40.4
> 3 253 40.6
Number of still births ever had 0 512 82.2
1 81 13.0
2–4 30 4.8
Planned pregnancy Planned 496 79.6
Unplanned 127 20.4
ANC visits Yes 516 82.8
No 107 17.2
Number of ANC visits 0 107 17.2
1–3 310 49.8
≥ 4 206 33.1
Place of ANC follow up Hospital 181 29.1
Health center 79 12.7
Health post 255 40.9
Others 1 0.2
Delivery plan Yes 485 77.8
No 138 22.2
Got information about pregnancy and delivery complication Yes 438 70.3
No 129 20.7
Ever given birth in health institutions Yes 283 45.4
No 234 37.6
Women delivery in the last birth Health facility 377 60.5
Home 246 39.5
Place of institutional delivery Hospital 128 20.5
Health center 89 14.3
Health post 158 25.4
Others 2 0.3
Attending PNC services Yes 423 67.9
No 200 32.1
Decision about place of delivery Just me 200 32
My husband 46 7.4
Both my husband and me 322 51.7
My relatives 55 8.9