Open Access

Erratum to: Knowledge of safe motherhood among women in rural communities in northern Nigeria: implications for maternal mortality reduction

  • Ekechi Okereke1Email author,
  • Susan Aradeon2,
  • Adekunle Akerele1,
  • Mustapha Tanko1,
  • Ibrahim Yisa1 and
  • Benson Obonyo1
Reproductive Health201310:62

DOI: 10.1186/1742-4755-10-62

Received: 21 November 2013

Accepted: 21 November 2013

Published: 13 December 2013

The original article was published in Reproductive Health 2013 10:57

Correction

Following the publication of this work [1], some typographical errors were observed which were not detected during the proofreading process prior to publication. To ensure the complete integrity of the study reported in this publication, corrections in Table two (Table 1 here) are being reflected in this publication of a correction to the article. Sincere apologies are expressed for any inconveniences this error in particular may have caused.
Table 1

Socio-demographic distribution of female respondents

 

(n = 270)

(n = 270)

P-Value

Birnin Gwari Cluster

Kunchi Cluster

N (%)

N (%)

Age of respondents

< 20 years

57 (21.1%)

71 (26.3%)

0.093

21-34 years

165 (61.1%)

159 (58.9%)

35 - 49 years

48 (17.8%)

40 (14.8%)

Ever attended school

Yes

186 (68.9%)

222 (82.2%)

0.001

No

84 (31.1%)

48 (17.8%)

Highest Education Completed

Qu’ranic education only

157 (58.2%)

135 (50.0%)

<0.001

Primary school

37 (13.7%)

57 (21.1%)

Secondary and above

9 (3.3%)

37 (13.7%)

None

67 (24.8%)

41 (15.2%)

Marital Status

Married (monogamous)

104 (38.5%)

116 (43.0%)

0.402

Married (Polygamous)

166 (61.5%)

154 (57.0%)

Currently employed

Yes

109 (40.4%)

149 (55.2%)

0.001

No

161 (59.6%)

121 (44.8%)

Notes

Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Partnership for Transforming Health Systems Phase 2, (PATHS2), Abt Associates Nigeria
(2)
Partnership for Transforming Health Systems Phase 2, (PATHS2), Mannion Daniels

References

  1. Okereke E, Aradeon S, Akerele A, Tanko M, Yisa I, Obonyo B: Knowledge of safe motherhood among women in rural communities in northern Nigeria: implications for maternal mortality reduction. Reprod Health. 2013, 10: 57-10.1186/1742-4755-10-57.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

Copyright

© Okereke et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. 2013

This article is published under license to BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/) applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated.

Advertisement