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Table 3 Relationship between delivery place and birth attendance and birth registration, Lao PDR

From: Socioeconomic determinants of accessibility to birth registration in Lao PDR

  Birth registration  
Independent factors Yes No Pa
   n (%) n (%)
Delivery placeb
  Hospital 1240 85.1 217 14.9 <0.001
  Health center 130 68.4 60 31.6  
  Private facility 34 89.5 4 10.5  
  Home 2535 65.0 1368 35.0  
  Other 73 38.4 117 61.6  
Skilled birth attendantb
  Yes 1422 79.3 370 20.7 <0.001
  No 5695 73.2 2089 26.8  
TBA/CHW
  Yes 588 72.2 226 27.8 0.155
  No 6529 74.5 2233 25.5  
  1. TBA/CHW: Traditional birth attendant/Community health worker
  2. aP-value was calculated for chi square tests (categorical variables)
  3. bCorrelation between the independent variable and birth registration/birth certificate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level, and the variable was included in further logistic regression analyses