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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of mothers delivered in North Achefer health care facilities, North West Ethiopia, 2019

From: Quality of intrapartum care at Public Health Institutions of North Achefer District, North West Ethiopia: a mixed method study

Variables Frequency No Percentage %
Age
 18–23 years 34 15.7
 24–29 years 90 41.7
 30–35 years 76 35.2
 ≥ 36 years 16 7.4
Educational status
 Unable to read and write 121 56
 Able to read and write 30 13.9
 Primary education 24 11.1
 Secondary education 21 9.7
 Diploma and above 20 9.3
Number of children
 ≤ 2 124 57.4
 3–5 77 35.6
 ≥ 6 15 7.0
Cost for transportation to reach in health facility
 Not at all affordable 33 15.3
 Moderately affordable 29 13.4
 Affordable 59 27.3
 Free fee 95 44
ANC follow-up with husband
 No 95 44
 Yes 121 56
Type of health facility the care given
 Health center 157 72.7
 Hospital 59 27.3
Respond to mothers politely an d respectfully
 Yes 164 76
 No 52 24
Skin to skin mother—baby care
 Yes 13 6
 No 203 94
Facility opening hour
 Not at all suitable 26 12
 Moderately suitable 31 14.4
 Suitable 159 73.6
Transportation availability
 Difficult 62 28.7
 Moderately difficult 38 17.6
 Not at all difficult 116 53.7
Distance from the health facility
 Long 66 30.6
 Quit long 54 25
 Short 96 44.4
Use of partograph to follow the progress of labor
 Yes 130 60.2
 No 86 39.8