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Table 6 Factors associated postnatal care attendance among mothers who delivered at home after four or more ANC visits, 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 of Mothers Postnatal
Care Attendance
COR(95% CI) AOR(95% CI)
Age of the mother at birth 1.0 (1.0–1.1) 1.0 (1.0–1.1)
Educational level   
 No education 1.00 1.0
 Primary 0.9 (0.5–1.8) 0.9 (0.4–1.9)
 Secondary& above 1.4 (0.4–5.3) 0.7 (0.2–2.9)
Religion   
 Christian 1.8 (0.8–4.1) 0.8 (0.4–1.7)
 Other 1.0 1.0
Marital status   
 Married/in union 1.0 1.0
 Other 1.1 (0.4–3.0) 0.1.0 (0.4–2.6)
Place of residence   
 Urban 3.8 (1.5–9.9)*** 1.3 (0.5–3.8)
 Rural 1.0 1.0
Wealth index   
 Poorest 1.0 1.0
 Poorer 0.4 (0.1–1.4) 0.4 (0.1–1.4)
 Middle 1.6 (0.6–3.8) 1.4 (0.5–3.5)
 Richer 1.0 (0.4–2.7) 0.8 (0.3–2.2)
 Richest 3.2 (1.3–7.9)*** 1.8 (0.7–4.8)
Mother’s current working Status   
 No 1.0 1.0
 Yes 1.6 (0.9–2.8) 1.4 (0.8–2.7)
Birth order   
 First 0.6 (0.2–1.7) 1.5 (0.4–5.0)
 2–4 1.2 (0.6–2.4) 1.0 (0.2–4.7)
Five or more 1.0 1.0
Perceived distance to health facility   
 Big problem 1.0 1.0
 Not a big problem 2.7 (1.5–5.0)*** 1.9 (1.0–3.8)
Wanted status of child   
 Wanted then 1.0 1.0
 Wanted later 1.5 (0.7–3.3) 1.30.6–3.1)
Wanted no more 1.8 (0.7–4.8) 1.6 (0.5–4.5)
Receiving components of ANC 1.5 (1.2–1.9)*** 1.40 (1.1–1.8)*
  1. ***p < 0.05