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Table 2 Obstetrics characteristics of reproductive age women, southern and eastern regions of Ethiopia

From: Magnitude and factors associated with iron supplementation among pregnant women in Southern and Eastern Regions of Ethiopia: Further Analysis of mini demographic and health survey 2019

Variables Characteristics Frequency Percent
Pregnant during survey No 1516 85.2
Yes 264 14.8
ANC follow up No 652 36.6
Yes 1128 63.4
Number of ANC follow up Less than 4 1205 67.7
4 and more 575 32.3
ANC follows up at home No 1765 99.2
Yes 15 .8
ANC follows up at Government His No 799 44.9
Yes 981 55.1
ANC follows up at Private/NGO His No 1630 91.6
Yes 150 8.4
Age of respondent at first birth \(\le\) 14 258 14.5
15–19 851 47.8
20–24 521 29.3
\(\ge\) 25 +  150 8.4
Place of delivery Home 958 53.8
Governmental health institution 742 41.7
Private health facility 80 4.5
Delivery by cesarean section No 1662 93.4
Yes 118 6.6
Number of births in last 5 years 1–2 1622 91.1
\(\ge\) 3 158 8.9
Number of births in last 3 years No birth 394 22.1
1 birth 1143 64.2
2–3 births 243 13.7
Number of living children no child 22 1.2
1–2 681 38.3
3–4 494 27.8
\(\ge\) 5 583 32.8