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Table 3 Behavioral characteristics of women and their source of information in the Lay Gayint district, Northwest Ethiopia; 2016

From: Spatial variations of women’s home delivery after antenatal care visits at lay Gayint District, Northwest Ethiopia

Variables Frequency Percent
Source of information about ANC
 Health institution by health care workers 215 40.7
 Health extension workers 162 30.7
 Radio/Television 74 14.0
 Relatives and friends 77 14.6
Received health education during ANC visit
 Yes 106 20.0
 No 191 36.2
 Do not remember 231 43.8
Benefit of ANC
 Both for mother’s and child’s health 284 53.8
 For a child’s health 184 34.8
 For mother’s health 60 11.4
The decision on the place of delivery
 Both wife and husband 413 78.2
 Wife only 82 15.5
 Husband only 33 6.3
Is there a difference of giving birth at health facility instead of home?
 Yes 340 64.4
 No 12 2.3
 I don’t know 176 33.3