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Table 3 Factors associated with PPH in DTGH, Northwestern Ethiopia, 2018 (n = 144)

From: The magnitude and associated factors of postpartum hemorrhage among mothers who delivered at Debre Tabor general hospital 2018

Variable Postpartum hemorrhage χ2 (df) P-value
Yes No
Age
 15–19 1 13 14.223 (4) 0.007**
 20–24 1 37
 25–29 2 59
 30–34 3 14
 ≥ 35 4 10
Residence
 Urban 3 40 0.038 (1) 0.845
 Rural 8 93
Marital status
 Single 1 6 4064 (3) 0.255
 Married 8 116
 Divorced 2 9
 Widowed 1 2
Gravidity
 1 1 33 34.848 (2) 0.00**
 2–4 3 (27.27) 88
 ≥ 5 7 (72.7) 12
Parity
 1 1 46 29.231 (2) 0.00**
 2–4 3 72
 ≥ 5 7 15
Gestational age
 < 37 0 12 3.649 (3) 0.302
 37–42 7 90
 ≥ 42 0 8
 Unknown 4 23
ANC
 Yes 3 121 34.475 (1) 0.00**
 No 8 12
Abortion
 Yes 1 8 0.164 (1) 0.685
 No 10 125
Previous caesarian section
 Yes 4 17 4.536 (1) 0.033
 No 7 116
Previous PPH
 Yes 4 1 38.442 (1) 0.00**
 No 7 132
  1. NB: ** indicates p-value < 0.05