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Table 4 Prenatal care and childbirth care in the year of 2003, according to maternal characteristics, Assis Brasil, Acre

From: Prenatal care and childbirth assistance in Amazonian women before and after the Pacific Highway Construction (2003–2011): a cross-sectional study

Variable Nc % Non-adjusted (95 % CI) p valueb
ATTENDING PRENATAL CARE (n = 154)
Ethnicity      
 Black/“parda” 101 92.08 1 - -
 White 20 100.00 - - -
Socioeconomic index      
 Poorer half 73 89.04 1 - -
 Richer half 81 97.53 4.86 (1.23–69.00) 0.050
Education      
 0 to 4 years 25 88.00 1 - -
 > 4 years 69 97.10 4.57 (0.72–29.14) 0.108
Cigarette smoking during pregnancy      
 yes 25 88.00 1 - -
 no 123 95.93 3.22 (0.72–14.45) 0.127
Year of prenatal care      
 1997 to 1998 38 86.84 1 - -
 1999 to 2002 117 94.87 3.36 (0.92–12.33) 0.067
Age at current pregnancy (in years) a 22.18a 93.39 0.99 (0.70–1.13) 0.919
ATTENDING SIX OR MORE PRENATAL CONSULTATIONS (n = 125)
Ethnicity      
 Black/“parda” 76 65.79 1 - -
 White 20 65.00 0.97 (0.34–2.72) 0.947
Socioeconomic index     
 Poorer half 56 53.57 1 - -
 Richer half 69 66.67 1.73 (0.84–3.58) 0.137
Education      
 0 to 4 years 18 33.33 1 - -
 > 4 years 61 68.85 4.42 (1.44–13.55) 0.009
Cigarette smoking during pregnancy      
 yes 21 57.14 1 - -
 no 100 61.00 1.17 (0.45–3.04) 0.743
Alcohol consumption during pregnancy      
 yes 16 75.00 1 - -
 no 103 57.28 0.45 (0.14–1.48) 0.187
Year of prenatal care      
 1997 to 1998 22 68.18 1 - -
 1999 to 2002 103 59.22 0.68 (0.25–1.8) 0.436
Age at current pregnancy (in years) a      
21.80a 65.96 0.97 (0.9–1.05) 0.486
VAGINAL DELIVERY AT A HOSPITAL FACILITY (n = 125)
Ethnicity      
 Black/“parda” 85 83.53 1 - -
 White 14 85.71 1.18 (0.24–5.88) 0.837
Socioeconomic index      
 Poorer half 61 80.33 1 - -
Richer half 64 85.94 1.50 (0.58–3.85) 0.404
Education      
 0 to 4 years 20 80.00 1 - -
 > 4 years 55 90.91 2.50 (0.60–10.45) 0.209
Cigarette smoking during pregnancy      
 yes 24 79.17 1 - -
 no 99 83.84 1.37 (0.44–4.19) 0.586
Alcohol consumption during pregnancy      
 yes 16 87.50 1 - -
 no 105 81.90 0.65 (0.14–3.09) 0.584
Year of prenatal care      
 1997 to 1998 47 82.98 1 - -
 1999 to 2002 78 83.33 1.03 (0.39–2.69) 0.959
Age at current pregnancy (in years) a 22.25a 81.82 0.90 (0.82–0.98) 0.018
  1. aAverage
  2. bWald Test
  3. cThe n may vary due to non-response (missing)