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Table 3 Pregnancy outcomes and related characteristics of participants in North Showa Zone, Oromia Region Dec. 2012

From: Determinants of perinatal mortality among cohorts of pregnant women in three districts of North Showa zone, Oromia Region, Ethiopia: Community based nested case control study

Variable Cases(n=73) Controls(n=146)
Birth Order   
 First 15(20.5%) 20(13.7%)
 Second 8(11.0%) 20(13.7%)
 Third and higher 50(68.5%) 106(72.6%)
Parity   
 One 15(20.5%) 20(13.7%)
 Two to five 19(26.0%) 53(36.3%)
 Six and above 39(53.4%) 73(50.0%)
History of abortion   
 Yes 9(12.3%) 16(11.0%)
 No 64(87.7%) 130(89.0%)
Previous History of neonatal mortality   
 Yes 28(38.4%) 21(14.4%)
 No 45(61.6%) 125(85.6%)
Type of birth   
 Singleton 62(84.9%) 135(92.5%)
 Multiple births 11(15.1%) 11(7.5%)
Preterm delivery   
 Yes 11(15.1%) 7(4.8%)
 No 62(84.9%) 139(95.2%)