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Table 1 Socio-demographic factors and medical conditions of study subjects (n = 370) at Yirgalem General Hospital in Sidama Region, Ethiopia, between August 1, 2015 and July 30, 2016

From: Burden of stillbirths and associated factors in Yirgalem Hospital, Southern Ethiopia: a facility based cross-sectional study

Category Frequency (%)
Maternal age (in year)
 < 20 36 (9.7)
 20–34 314 (84.9)
 ≥ 35 20 (5.4)
Residence
 Rural 273 (73.8)
 Urban 97 (26.2)
Admission status
 Referred 179 (48.4)
 Direct admission 191 (51.6)
History of chronic illness
 Yes 369 (99.7)
 No 1 (0.3)
Infection
 Malaria 1 (0.3)
 HIV 1 (0.3)
 Chorioamnitis 3 (0.8)
 None 365 (98.6)
Proteinuria
 Yes 22 (5.9)
 No 36 (9.7)
 Not done 312 (84.3)
VDRL
 Non-reactive 2 (0.5)
 Not done 368 (99.5)
Diabetes
 Yes 1 (0.2)
 No 369 (99.8)
Hemoglobin level
 < 10.99 g/dl 27 (7.3)
 ≥ 11 g/dl 335 (90.5)
 Unknown 8 (2.2)