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Table 2 Women’s characteristics and its association with attending antenatal care for their recent birth in Saharti-Samre district (n=1113)

From: Determinants of antenatal and delivery care utilization in Tigray region, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Individual variables Received ANC Odds ratio (95% CI) Adjusted odds ratio (95% CI)
n (%)  
Age groups Yes No   
16-29 262 (23.5) 211 (18.9) 1  
30-39 262 (23.5) 220 (19.8) 0.95 (0.73-1.2)  
40-50 78 (7.0) 80 (7.2) 0.78 (0.54-1.12)  
Marital status     
Single+Widowed 19 (1.7) 41 (3.7) 1 1
Married 546 (49.0) 440 (39.5) 2.68 (1.54-4.69) 2.57 (1.44-4.58)
Divorced 37 (3.3) 30 (2.7) 2.66 (1.29-5.50) 2.78 (1.31-5.89)
Education     
No education 452 (40.7) 428 (38.4) 1 1
1-4 Grade 64 (5.8) 62 (5.6) 0.98 (0.67-1.42) 0.96 (0.65-1.42)
5-12 Grade 86(7.7) 21 (2.4) 4.12 (2.49-6.83) 3.18 (1.85-5.47)
Parity     
1-4 320 (28.8) 273 (24.5) 1  
5-7 202 (18.1) 169 (15.2) 1.02 (0.78-1.31) 1.16 (0.88-1.55)
8-11 80 (7.2) 69 (6.2) 0.99 (0.69-1.41) 1.28 (0.87-1.88)
Health facility in village     
No 325 (29.2) 362 (32.5) 1 1
Yes 277 (24.9) 149 (13.4) 2.08 (1.62-2.68) 1.83 (1.41-2.38)
Husbands Occupation     
Farmer 499 (44.8) 482 (43.3) 1 1
Others 103 (9.2) 29 (2.6) 3.42 (2.23-5.27) 2.26 (1.43-3.58)