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Table 2 Reproductive health history of study participants living in Kersa HDSS, Ethiopia, 2016

From: One in five women suffer from pelvic floor disorders in Kersa district Eastern Ethiopia: a community-based study

Variable frequency Percent
Ever had pregnancy (n=3432) Yes 3337 97.0
No 95 3.0
Number of pregnancies (n=3337) 4 and less 1260 38.0
5 and above 2077 62.0
History of abortion (n=3337) Yes 535 16.0
No 2802 84.0
Ever had child birth (n=3337) Yes 3317 99.0
No 20 1.0
Number of child birth (n=3317) 1-4 1326 40.0
5 and above 1991 60.0
Mode of delivery at first child birth (n=3317) vaginal 3294 99.0
cesarean section 23 1.0
Ever had vaginal delivery (n=3317) Yes 3309 99.8
No 8 0.2
Number of vaginal deliveries (n=3317) 4 and less 1319 40.0
5 and above 1998 60.0
Home delivery (n=3317) Never at home 226 7.0
Ever at home 3091 93.0
Institution delivery (n=3317) Never at health facility 2465 74.0
Ever at health facility 852 26.0
Episiotomy during delivery (n=3255) Yes 331 10.0
No 2924 90.0
Ever cesarean delivery (n=3302) Yes 38 1.0
No 3264 99.0
Frequency of cesarean section (n=38) One time 28 74.0
More than one time 10 26.0
Menopause(n=3432) Yes 859 25.0
No 2573 75.0