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Table 2 Health service and environmental related factors in Takusa district, North West Ethiopia, 2017

From: Prevalence and associated factors of underweight among children 6–59 months of age in Takusa district, Northwest Ethiopia

Variables Frequency Percent
ANC follow-up
 Yes 494 76.6
 No 153 23.4
ANC visits
 ≤ 3 times 421 85.5
 > 3Times 73 14.5
PNC visit
 Yes 514 79.7
 No 131 20.3
Source of drinking water
 Piped water 441 69.8
 Protected well and spring 139 22.1
 Others (River and Unprotected well &Spring) 51 8.1
Distance to fetch drinking water
 Less than an hour 472 73.2
 1 h or more 61 9.5
 Water on premises 112 17.3
Have Latrine
 Yes 510 79.1
 No 135 20.9
Hand washing with soap after toilet
 Yes 504 78.1
 No 141 21.9