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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of mothers who attended four or more ANC visits for the most recent birth within five years before the survey, Ethiopia, 2016

From: Facility delivery and postnatal care services use among mothers who attended four or more antenatal care visits in Ethiopia: further analysis of the 2016 demographic and health survey

Characteristics Percent
Age of the mother at birth in years  
 Mean (SD) 26.9 (6.2)
Educational level  
 No education 47.9
 Primary 34.3
 Secondary& above 17.8
 Christian 69.1
 Other 30.9
Marital status  
 Married/in union 92.8
 Other 7.2
Place of residence  
 Urban 25.2
 Rural 74.8
Wealth index  
 Poorest 12.6
 Poorer 17.3
 Middle 18.5
 Richer 21.4
 Richest 30.2
Mother’s working status  
 No 65.8
 Yes 34.2
Birth order  
 First 24.9
 Second to fourth 45.0
 Five or more 30.1
Perceived distance to health facility  
 Big problem 45.9
 Not a big problem 54.1
Recent birth wanted  
 Wanted then 76.7
 Wanted later 16.3
 Wanted no more 7.0