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Table 3 Health care service utilization-related characteristics of mothers/caregivers in Legambo district, South Wollo zone, Northern Ethiopia, 2020

From: Determinants of growth monitoring and promotion service utilization among children 0–23 months of age in northern Ethiopia: unmatched case-control study

Variable Categories Case: n = 89 (%) Control: n = 267 (%)
Place of delivery Home 29 (32.6) 78 (29)
Health institution 60 (67.4) 191 (71)
Immunization Fully immunized 86 (96.6) 262 (97.4)
Not immunized 3 (3.4) 7 (2.6)
ANC utilization Yes 74 (83.1) 132 (49.1)
No 15 (16.9) 137 (50.9)
PNC utilization Yes 68 (76.4) 117 (43.5)
No 21 (23.6) 152 (56.5)
Counseling on GMP Yes 70 (78.7) 123 (45.7)
No 19 (21.3) 146 (54.3)
Service quality Good 51 (57.3) 127 (47.2)
Poor 38 (42.7) 142 (52.8)
Distance to health facility <  1 h 79 (88.8) 154 (57.2)
≥1 h 10 (11.2) 115 (42.8)
Mode of delivery SVD 85 (95.5%) 257 (95.5%)
Instrumental 0 5 (2.6)
C/section 4 (4.5) 7 (4.5)
Counseled on nutrition Yes 88 (98.9) 32 (11.9)
No 1 (1.1) 237 (88.1)
Vitamin A supplementation Yes 86 (96.6) 45 (16.7)
No 3 (3.4) 224 (83.3)