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Table 4 Distribution of PCMC variables for women and providers

From: Providers and women’s perspectives on person-centered maternity care: a mixed methods study in Kenya

  Woman Provider
Domain Item No. % No. %
Dignity and respect Treated with respect
 A few times or never 77 14.5 3 9.1
 Most or all the time 454 85.5 30 90.9
Friendly
 A few times or never 89 16.8 2 6.1
 Most or all the time 442 83.2 31 93.9
Verbal abuse
 Never 435 82.1 19 57.6
 At least once 95 17.9 14 42.4
Physical abuse
 Never 520 98.1 31 93.9
 At least once 10 1.9 2 6.1
Visual privacy
 A few times or never 251 47.3 9 27.3
 Most or all the time 254 47.8 24 72.7
 Not applicable 26 4.9 0 0
Record confidentiality
 A few times or never 79 14.9 5 15.2
 Most or all the time 452 85.1 28 84.8
Communication and autonomy Introduce self
 A few or none of them 494 93.0 27 81.8
 Most or all of them 37 7.0 6 18.2
Called by name
 A few times or never 363 68.4 3 9.1
 Most or all the time 168 31.6 30 90.9
Involvement in care
 A few times or never 91 17.1 2 6.1
 Most or all the time 302 56.9 31 93.9
 Not applicable 138 26.0 0 0
Consent to procedures
 A few times or never 277 52.2 2 6.1
 Most or all the time 254 47.8 31 93.9
Delivery position choice
 A few times or never 256 48.2 31 93.9
 Most or all the time 275 51.8 2 6.1
Language
 A few times or never 8 1.5 2 6.1
 Most or all the time 523 98.5 31 93.9
Explain exams/ procedures
 A few times or never 190 35.8 1 3.0
 Most or all the time 341 64.2 32 97.0
Explain medicines
 A few times or never 163 30.7 0 0
 Most or all the time 224 42.2 33 100.0
 Not applicable 144 27.1 0 0
Able to ask questions
 A few times or never 193 36.3 2 6.1
 Most or all the time 338 63.7 31 93.9
Supportive Care Time to care
 very or somewhat short 391 73.6 27 81.8
 very or somewhat long 140 26.4 6 18.2
Labor support
 A few times or never 260 49.0 29 87.9
 Most or all the time 34 6.4 4 12.1
 Not applicable 237 44.6 0 0
Childbirth support
 A few times or never 251 47.3 31 93.9
 Most or all the time 22 4.1 2 6.1
 Not applicable 258 48.6 0 0
Talk about feeling
 A few times or never 210 39.5 7 21.2
 Most or all the time 321 60.5 26 78.8
Support anxiety
 A few times or never 190 35.8 6 18.2
 Most or all the time 186 35.0 27 81.8
 Not applicable 155 29.2 0 0
Attention when need help
 A few times or never 127 23.9 0 0
 Most or all the time 404 76.1 33 100
Took best care
 A few times or never 82 15.4 2 6.1
 Most or all the time 449 84.6 31 93.9
Control pain
 A few times or never 300 56.5 11 33.3
 Most or all the time 231 43.5 22 66.7
Trust
 A few times or never 72 13.6 0 0
 Most or all the time 459 86.4 33 100.0
Enough staff
 A few times or never 135 25.4 32 97.0
 Most or all the time 396 74.6 1 3.0
Crowded
 A few times or never 336 63.3 19 57.6
 Most or all the time 195 36.7 14 42.4
Cleanliness
 Very dirty or dirty 500 94.2 1 6.1
 Very clean or clean 31 5.8 32 93.9
Water
 A few times or never 40 7.5 5 15.2
 Most or all the time 491 92.5 28 84.8
Electricity
 A few times or never 15 2.8 1 3.0
 Most or all the time 516 97.2 32 97.0
Safe
 A few times or never 35 6.6 1 3.0
 Most or all the time 496 93.4 32 97.0
Total 531 100.0 33 100.0