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Table 2 Antenatal care (ANC) history of respondents

From: Factors associated with utilization of skilled service delivery among women in rural Northern Ghana: a cross sectional study

Variable Frequency (%) (N = 400) Non- health facility delivery (N = 27) Health facility delivery (N = 373)
n (%) n (%)
Received ANC at last birth
 Yes 389 (97.2) 23 (5.8) 366 (91.5)
 No 11 (2.8) 4 (1.0) 7 (1.8)
Place of ANC
 Hospital 82 (20.5) 4 (1.0) 78 (19.5)
 Health center 287 (71.8) 16 (4.0) 271 (67.8)
 Outreach point 20 (5.0) 3 (0.8) 17 (4.2)
 Not applicable 11 (2.8) 4 (1.0) 7 (1.8)
Months pregnant at first ANC
  < 3 207 (51.8) 12 (3.0) 195 (48.8)
 3–6 124 (31.0) 9 (2.3) 115 (28.7)
  > 6 19 (4.8) 1 (0.3) 18 (4.5)
 Don’t know 39 (9.8) 1 (0.3) 38 (9.5)
 Not applicable 11 (2.8) 4 (1.0) 7 (1.8)
Number of ANC visits
 One 6 (1.5) 0 (0.0) 6 (1.5)
 Two 12 (3.0) 0 (0.0) 12 (3.0)
 Three 71 (17.8) 2 (0.5) 69 (17.3)
 Four or more 300 (75.0) 21 (5.3) 279 (69.7)
 Not applicable 11 (2.8) 4 (1.0) 7 (1.8)
Satisfaction with ANC provided
 Yes 384 (96.0) 21 (5.3) 363 (90.7)
 No 5 (1.2) 2 (0.5) 3 (0.7)
 Not applicable 11 (2.8) 4 (1.0) 7 (1.8)