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Table 3 PNC utilization of respondents who visited public health facilities in Mekelle city, Tigray, Ethiopia, 2014

From: Postnatal care utilization among urban women in northern Ethiopia: cross-sectional survey

Variable - N = 367 Yes = 118 No = 249 Total (367)
  Frequency No (%) Frequency No (%) Frequency No (%)
Age
 15–19 year 6(5.1) 10 (4.0) 16 (4.4)
 20–24 year 39(33.1) 85(34.1) 124(33.8)
 25–29 year 47(39.8) 101(40.6) 148(40.3)
 30–34 year 15(12.7) 37(14.9) 52(14.2)
 35+ 11(9.3) 16(6.4) 27(7.4)
Religion
 Orthodox 99(83.9) 218(87.6) 317(86.4)
 Muslim 11(9.3) 19(7.6) 30(8.2)
 Catholic 7(5.9) 5(2.0) 12(3.3)
 Protestant 1(0.8) 7(2.8) 8(2.2)
Educational status
 Illiterate 11(9.3) 64(25.7) 75(20.4)
 Primary 33(28) 66(26.5) 99(27.0)
 Secondary 27(22.9) 72(28.9) 99(27.0)
 College and above 47(39.8) 47(18.9) 94(25.6)
Marital status
 Married 103(87.3) 215(86.3) 318(86.6)
 Single 9(7.6) 22(8.8) 31(8.4)
 Separated 1(0.8) 5(2) 6(1.6)
 Divorced 1(0.8) 2(0.8) 3(0.8)
 Widowed 4(3.4) 5(2) 9(2.5)
Occupation
 House wife 56(47.5) 176(70.7) 232(63.2)
 Governmental employee 27(22.9) 33(13.3) 60(16.3)
 Private employee 18(15.3) 9(3.6) 27(7.4)
 Merchant 13(11) 13(5.2) 26(7.1)
 Day laborer 4(3.4) 18(7.2) 22(6.0)
Husbands Education
 Illiterate 10(8.5) 32(12.9) 42(11.4)
 Primary Education 21(17.8) 71(28.5) 92(25.1)
 Secondary 28(23.7) 69(27.7) 97(26.4)
 College and above 59(50) 77(30.9) 136(37.1)
Husband occupation
 Governmental employee 43(36.4) 61(24.5) 104(28.3)
 Private employee 29(24.6) 74(29.7) 103(28.1)
 Merchant 29(24.6) 43(17.3) 72(19.6)
 Day laborer 17(14.4) 71(28.5) 88(24.0)
Number of pregnancy
 One 51(43.2) 90(36.1) 141(38.4)
 Two 37(31.4) 84(33.7) 121(33.0)
 Three 22(18.6) 39(15.7) 61(16.6)
 Four and above 8(6.8) 36(14.5) 44(12.0)
Mode of delivery
 Normal 97(82.2) 226(90.8) 323(88.0)
 Instrumental 11(9.3) 11(4.4) 22(6.0)
 Caesarean 10(8.5) 12(4.8) 22(6.0)