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Table 1 Percentage (weighted) distribution of ANC utilisation by demographic and social structure characteristics of women, Addis Ababa, January 2014

From: The adequacy of antenatal care services among slum residents in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Variables At least four ANC visits Early ANC visit Adequate service content Overall adequate ANC
Demographic variables     
Age group
 15–24 80.0** 50.6* 17.9 10.5
 25–29 86.8 54.5 21.6 11.7
 30–49 87.8 44.9 20.1 8.6
Number of living children
 0–2 86.2 53.4*** 21.3 11.5
 3–6 82.7 40.9 16.9 6.8
Current marital status
 Currently married 89.8*** 53.0* 21.7 11.9
 Cohabiting/living together 79.5 45.9 16.8 7.6
 Never-married/formerly married 67.7 37.9 15.2 5.2
Pregnancy intention
 Unintended 77.4*** 39.2*** 14.8 5.3**
 Intended 88.3 54.2 22.1 12.1
Social structure variables     
Mother’s educational status
 No education 76.8*** 36.7*** 13.9* 6.6***
 Primary education 81.1 43.1 16.3 5.5
 Secondary or higher education 91.1 59.6 25.0 15.3
Mother’s occupation
 Unemployed 84.5 50.0 19.3 9.5
 Employed 88.0 51.6 22.6 13.3
Ethnicity
 Amhara 86.2 53.6 21.3 13.7
 Guragie 87.0 43.3 19.2 7.0
 Oromo 81.6 46.8 22.9 8.8
 Tigrie 93.2 61.6 20.8 13.2
 Others 82.4 49.9 10.8 3.7
  1. Note: (Chi-square *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001)