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Table 2 Characteristics of women who delivered at health facilities after four or more ANC visits for the most recent birth in the five years before the survey, Ethiopia, 2016 DHS

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 of mothers Percent
Age of mother (year) 26.7 (6.0)
 Mean (SD)  
Educational level  
 No education 42.6
 Primary 57.3
 Secondary & above 91.3
 Christian 59.4
 Other 49.3
Marital status  
 Married/in union 56.2
 Other 57.4
Place of residence  
 Urban 91.9
 Rural 44.3
Wealth index  
 Poorest 34.3
 Poorer 40.7
 Middle 43.2
 Richer 49.3
 Richest 87.5
Mother’s working status  
 No 49.4
 Yes 69.5
Perceived distance to health facility  
 Big problem 43.8
 Not a big problem 66.9
Birth order  
 First 73.9
 Second to fourth 58.1
 Fifth or more 39.0
Wantedness of the child  
 Wanted then 55.9
 Wanted later 57.5
 Wanted no more 57.6