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Table 3 Reproductive characteristics of the women in south Ethiopia, 2018

From: Incidence and determinants of neonatal near miss in south Ethiopia: a prospective cohort study

Variables Number (%)
Number of children
1 1260 (46.9)
2–4 1258 (46.9)
 > =5 167 (6.2)
Gestational age
29–36 266 (9.8)
37–42 2383 (88.1)
 > 42 55 (2)
Age at first pregnancy
 < =20 1417 (52.4)
21–25 1059 (39.2)
26–30 208 (7.7)
 > 30 20 (0.7)
Abortion
Yes 255 (9.4)
No 2449 (90.6)
Stillbirth
Yes 160 (5.9)
No 2544 (94.1)
Birth interval
 < 24 months 357 (13.2)
 > =24 months 1204 (44.5)
Not applicable 1143 (42.3)
Type of pregnancy
Planned 2547 (94.2)
Unplanned 157 (5.8)
Antenatal care utilization
Yes 2534 (93.7)
No 170 (6.3)
Gestational age at first visit
 < =12 weeks 468 (18.5)
 > 12 weeks 2066 (81.5)
Number of ANC visits
1–3 1421 (56.1)
 > =4 1113 (43.9)
Mode of delivery
Vaginal delivery 2056 (76.0)
Caesarean section 612 (22.6)
Instrumental delivery 36 (1.3)
Referral from other health facilities
Yes 754 (27.9)
No 1950 (72.1)