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Table 6 Associations between advice on facility delivery and place of delivery among unmarried women

From: Association between social support and place of delivery: a cross-sectional study in Kericho, Western Kenya

  Home delivery Facility delivery  
  (N = 4) (N = 54)  
  N % N % P-valuea
Advised by mother      
Yes 1 4.3 22 95.7  
No 3 8.6 32 91.4 0.535
Advised by father      
Yes 0 0.0 1 100.0  
No 4 7.0 53 93.0 0.784
Advised by sister      
Yes 0 0.0 1 100.0  
Nob 4 7.0 53 93.0 0.784
Advised by neighbor      
Yes 0 0.0 1 100.0  
No 4 7.0 53 93.0 0.784
Advised by health staff      
Yes 2 7.1 26 92.9  
No 2 6.7 28 93.3 0.943
  1. aChi-square test.
  2. bIncluded women who did not have any sisters and who were therefore not advised to have a facility delivery by their sisters.