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Table 1 Descriptive summary of fifteen included studies in the systematic review and meta-analysis

From: Adherence to iron-folic acid supplementation among pregnant women in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

AuthorsYear of studyRegionStudy settingSample sizePrevalence of IFAS (%)
Abel et al. [13]2015Addis AbabaFacility-based55760.1 (56.03,64.17)
Gashaw et al. [14]2017AmharaFacility-based41828.7 (24.36, 33.04)
Gebremichael et al. [15]2018TigrayFacility-based22210.5 (6.47, 14.53)
Habtamu et al. [16]2018AmharaFacility-based41247.6 (42.78, 52.42)
Tsegaye et al. [17]2018AmharaFacility-based34852.9 (47.66, 58.14)
Tarekegn et al. [18]2016AmharaFacility-based39528.01 (23.58, 32.44)
Alemayehu et al. [19]2017AmharaFacility-based26244 (37.99, 50.01)
Mekdemariam et al. [20]2015TigrayFacility-based32064.7 (59.46, 69.94)
Tesfaye et al. [21]2017AmharaFacility-based41855.3 (50.53, 60.07)
Zemenu et al. [22]2015SNNPRCommunity-based42238.3 (33.66, 42.94)
Bekele et al. [23]2013AmharaCommunity-based63420.4 (17.26, 23.54)
Abinet et al. [24]2015SNNPRCommunity-based30339.2 (33.70, 44.82)
Asmamaw et al. [25]2018AmharaFacility-based42243.1 (38.38, 47.82)
Negussie et al. [26]2017SNNPRCommunity-based31751.4 (45.90, 58.90)
Afework et al. [27]2014TigrayFacility-based35837.2 (32.09, 42.21)