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Table 4 Socio-demographic profile by antenatal care received

From: Maternal health care seeking behavior: the case of Haor (wetland) in Bangladesh

Characteristics Antenatal care received Total (N) p-values
Yes No
n % n %
Mothers age at birth
 Less than 25 66 49.6 67 50.4 133  
 25–29 45 33.8 88 66.2 133 0.000
 30–34 27 32.1 57 67.9 84  
 More than 35 6 12.0 44 88.0 50  
Birth Order
 1 48 55.2 39 44.8 87  
 2 36 33.6 65 64.4 101 0.000
 3 41 34.7 77 65.3 118  
 4 19 20.2 75 79.8 94  
Type of family
 Nuclear family 13 35.1 24 64.9 37  
 Extended family 131 36.1 232 63.9 363 0.908
Mother’s education
 No education 38 25.2 113 74.8 151  
 Primary 71 35.4 132 65.0 203 0.000
 Secondary and more 35 76.1 11 23.9 46  
Husband’s education
 No education 32 23.7 103 76.3 135  
 Primary 81 37.0 138 63.0 219 0.001
 Secondary and more 31 67.4 15 32.6 46  
Husband’s occupation
 Agriculture 40 33.9 78 66.1 118  
 Laborer 31 22.6 106 77.4 137  
 Small business 55 45.8 65 54.2 120 0.000
 Service 14 77.8 4 22.2 18  
 Others 4 57.1 3 42.9 7  
Family income
 2000–4000 81 31.6 175 68.4 256  
 4000–6000 36 38.7 57 61.3 93 0.000
 6000–8000 18 50.0 18 50.0 36  
 More than 8000 9 60.0 6 40.0 15