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Table 1 Socio demographic and economic characteristics of pregnant mothers attending antenatal care follow up Easter Zone Tigray, 2018

From: Determinants of late antenatal care follow up among pregnant women in Easter zone Tigray, Northern Ethiopia, 2018: unmatched case–control study

S. noVariablesCharacteristicsBefore or at 16 weeks (n = 199) controlsAfter 16 weeks (N = 199)
Case
Total
1Age< 19 years old15 (7.5)18 (9)33
20–24 years old72 (36.247 (23.6)119
25–29 years old54 (27.1)53 (26.6)107
30–34 years old32 (16.1)55 (27.6)87
≥ 35 years old26 (13.1)26 (13.1)52
2Marital statusMarried176 (88.4)169 (84.9)345
Single17 (8.5)20 (10.1)37
Divorced3 (1.5)10 (4.5)13
3ReligionOrthodox167 (83.9)163 (81.9)330
Muslim36 (18.1)33 (16.6)68
4Ethnic groupTigrian175 (87.9)179 (89.9)354
Amhara8 (4)6 (3)14
Oromo6 (3)7 (3.5)13
Others (Afar and SNNP)6 (3)7 (3.5)13
5Occupational statusGovernmental employed19 (9.5)15 (6.5)34
Student18 (9)22 (11.1)40
Housewife/farmer109 (54.8)113 (56.8)222
Merchant14 (7)15 (7.5)19
Private company36 (18.1)29 (14.6)65
Others5 (2.5)3 (1.5)8
6Husband occupationGovernmental employed33 (16.6)31 (15.6)64
NGO and students17 (8.5)9 (4.5)26
Farmer34 (17.1)41 (20.6)75
Merchant51 (25.6)49 (24.6)100
Private employed51 (20.7)53 (26.5)104
Daily laborer13 (6.5)16 (8.2)29
7Educational statusIlliterate36 (16.1)54 (27.1)90
Can read and write10 (5)14 (79)24
1–6 grade33 (16.6)34 (17.10)67
7–10 grade89 (44.7)72 (36.1)161
Preparatory completed9 (4.5)9 (4.5)18
Diploma and above22 (11.1)16 (8)38
8Husband educational levelIlliterate12 (6)34 (17.1)46
Can read and write18 (9)28 (14.1)46
1–6 grade36 (18.1)25 (12.6)61
7–10 grade76 (38.2%)71 (35.7)147
Preparatory completed13 (6.5)13 (6.5)26
Diploma and above44 (22.1)28 (14.1)72
9ResidenceUrban124 (62.3)95 (47.7)219
Rural75 (37.7)104 (52.8)179
10Year of marriage< 18 years71 (35.7)88 (44.2)159
≥ 18 years128 (64.3)111 (55.8)249
11Year of first birth (n = 271)≤ 19 years56 (47.9)87 (56.5)143
≥ 20 years61 (52.1)67 (43.5)128