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Table 2 Environmental and Sanitation characteristics of pregnant women attending antenatal care at the University of Gondar Hospital, Gondar, Northwest Ethiopia, 2015

From: Prevalence of zinc deficiency and its association with dietary, serum albumin and intestinal parasitic infection among pregnant women attending antenatal care at the University of Gondar Hospital, Gondar, Northwest Ethiopia

Characteristics Frequency (n) Percent (%)
Latrine availability Yes 344 94.5
No 20 5.5
Types of latrine Pit latrine 259 75.3
Water flush 83 24.1
Public 2 0.6
Source of drinking water Tap 324 89
Well 12 3.3
Spring 28 7.7