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Table 2 Obstetrics characteristics of the respondents by method choice in four selected health institutions, Northwest Ethiopia, November, 2009

From: Client preferences and acceptability for medical abortion and MVA as early pregnancy termination method in Northwest Ethiopia

Variable Medical MVA
Nulliparae 67.3% 59.7%
Number of children (mean ± sd) 2 ± 1.3 2.2 ± 1.7
Ever had abortion 14.7% 15.1%
Duration of current pregnancy* (mean ± sd) 46 ± 8.9 49 ± 8.9
  1. *p < 0.02