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Table 2 Obstetrics factors affecting infertility among women attending a gynecologic clinic in three public hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2021

From: Magnitude of infertility and associated factors among women attending selected public hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variable Possible options frequency Percentage (%)
History of pregnancy Yes 343 83.9
  No 66 16.1
Parity(343) No child 63 18.4
  1–2 162 47.2
   ≥ 3 118 34.4
Age at first pregnancy (n = 343)  < 16 years 20 5.8
   ≥ 16 years 323 94.2
Last pregnancy duration(n = 343)  < 12 month 60 17.5
   ≥ 12 month 283 82.5
History of stillbirth(n = 343) Yes 35 10.2
  No 308 89.8
Last pregnancy outcome(n = 343) Abortion 120 35
  Stillbirth 21 6.1
  Live birth 202 58.9
Currently breastfeeding (n = 202) Yes 24 11.6
  No 183 88.4
Duration of breastfeeding  < 6 month 2 8.3
  6–12 month 4 16.7
  12–24 month 18 75