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Table 4 Association of mothers’ negative experiences of care during childbirth with satisfaction outcome

From: Mothers’ satisfaction with care during facility-based childbirth: a cross-sectional survey in southern Mozambique

Satisfaction outcome Very dissatisfied Dissatisfied Neutral Satisfied Very satisfied   
n % n % n % n % n % N p
Experiences during childbirth
Disrespect or humiliation            3778 < 0.001
 Yes 20 8.4% 29 12.1% 27 11.3% 135 56.5% 28 11.7% 239  
 No 20 0.6% 47 1.3% 142 4.0% 2078 58.7% 1252 35.4% 3539  
Physical abuse            3778  
 Yes 7 11.1% 10 15.9% 8 12.7% 29 46.0% 9 14.3% 63 < 0.001
 No 33 0.9% 66 1.8% 161 4.3% 2184 58.8% 1271 34.2% 3715  
Abandoned when needed help            3778  
 Yes 30 7.7% 60 15.3% 36 9.2% 202 51.7% 63 16.1% 391 < 0.001
 No 10 0.3% 16 0.5% 133 3.9% 2011 59.4% 1217 35.9% 3387  
Informal payment            3778 < 0.001
 Yes 8 5.1% 8 5.1% 19 12.1% 72 45.9% 50 31.8% 157  
 No 32 0.9% 68 1.9% 150 4.1% 2141 59.1% 1320 34.0% 3261  
Interventions undertaken without consent            3778 < 0.001
 Yes 3 0.9% 10 3.1% 9 2.8% 101 31.7% 196 61.4% 319  
 No 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 9 1.9% 95 20.1% 386 78.0% 472  
 No intervention 37 1.2% 66 2.2% 151 5.1% 2017 67.5% 716 24.0% 2987