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Table 1 Characteristics of the sample

From: Determinants of institutional delivery in rural Jhang, Pakistan

  %
(n = 2018)
Maternal Factors  
Mother's Age  
   15-19 9.5
   20-24 31.0
   25-29 33.9
   30 plus 25.7
Parity/Living children  
   1 23.5
   2 23.7
   3 18.8
   4 13.7
   5 8.7
   6 5.1
   7 or more 6.5
Mother's Education  
   None 64.0
   Less than primary 7.1
   Primary complete 11.8
   Middle 8.3
   Matriculate or higher 8.9
Household Factors  
Mother's Autonomy  
   Low 30.4
   Medium 34.2
   High 35.3
Wealth Quintiles  
   Lowest/First 24.4
   Second 15.9
   Middle 20.5
   Fourth 19.5
   Highest/Fifth 19.7
Program Factors  
Health worker visited during last 12 months  
   No 61.9
   Yes 38.1
Travel time to nearest health facility  
   More than 15 minutes 49.7
   15 minutes or less 50.3
Mode of travel to nearest facility  
   Motorized 26.6
   Foot 66.6
   Other 6.8
Mass Media Exposure  
   Less than once a week 75.1
   At least one a week 24.9
Use of Services  
At least three ANC visits during last pregnancy  
   No 65.4
   Yes 34.6
Delivered last child at a health facility  
   No 58.8
   Yes 41.2
Visited health facility for PNC after last delivery  
   No 83.1
   Yes 16.9
Currently using a method of family planning  
   No 88.5
   Yes 11.5
Total 100.0