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Table 2 Maternal health care related characteristics in the rural population of northwest Ethiopia, 2014

From: Correlates of early neonatal feeding practice in Dabat HDSS site, northwest Ethiopia

Variables Frequency Percent
Antenatal care (n = 6389)
 Yes 4,355 64.4
 No 2,034 35.6
Before pregnancy use of family planning (n = 6761)
 Short term family planning methods 3,367 49.8
 Long term family planning methods 194 3.4
 No 3,200 46.8
Current use of family planning (n = 6389)
 Yes 2,005 31.4
 No 4,384 68.6
Alcohol consumption (n = 6761)
 Never 406 6
 Sometimes 6,225 92.1
 Often 130 1.9
Chronic diseasea (n = 6761)
 Yesa 123 1.8
 No 6,638 98.2
  1. aDiabetes mellitus, Hypertension, Asthma, Heart diseases and Cancer