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Table 2 Maternal socio-demographic characteristics and mode of delivery, using Fisher Exact test or chi-square test

From: Maternal and perinatal outcomes in women with eclampsia by mode of delivery at Riley mother baby hospital: a longitudinal case-series study

Variables Mode of delivery p-value OR p-value 95%CI
Vagina (n = 24) Caesarean (n = 29)
No. % No. %
Maternal age group
  < 20 years# 3 12.5 7 24.1 MCp = 0.466
 20–34 years 17 70.8 16 55.2 0.4 0.240 0.1–1.8
 35–44 years 4 16.7 6 20.7 0.6 0.640 0.1–4.1
Education level
 Low education level 3 12.5 9 31.0 0.068 8.0 0.029* 1.2–51.5
 Secondary 13 54.2 17 58.6 3.5 0.105 0.8–15.8
 Tertiary# 8 33.3 3 10.3
Marital status
 Married# 17 70.8 13 44.8 0.057
 Single 7 29.2 16 55.2 2.9 0.061 0.9–9.4
Health insurance
 Yes# 13 54.2 12 41.4 0.353
 No 11 45.8 17 58.6 1.7 0.355 0.6–4.9
 Employees® 19 79.2 22 75.9 0.775
 Unemployed 5 20.8 7 24.1 1.2 0.775 0.3–4.4
Residence location
 Rural 21 87.5 26 89.7 FEp = 1.000 1.2 0.8 0.2–6.8
 Urban# 3 12.5 3 10.3
  1. MC Monte Carlo, FE Fisher Exact
  2. p p value for association between different categories
  3. OR Odds ratio, CI Confidence interval, LL Lower limit, UL Upper Limit
  4. *: Statistically significant at p ≤ 0.05
  5. #: no p-value