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Table 5 Variables of interest

From: Impact of free maternal health care policy on maternal health care utilization and perinatal mortality in Ghana: protocol design for historical cohort study

Item Label Name Recoding Binary V
1 Respondent holds valid NHIS card S1015 Holds a valid NHIS card (with or with no evidence) = 1
No valid NHIS card = 0
Vid_1
2 Respondent hold valid NHIS card S1015 Holds a valid NHIS card (with evidence) = 1
No valid NHIS card plus (holds a valid NHIS card with no evidence) = 0
Vid_2
3 Number of ANC visit during pregnancy m14 Antenatal visits 0–3 = 0
Antenatal visits ≥ 4 = 1
anc4
4   m15 Home delivery = 0
All facility delivery = 1
fdelivery
5 Age at death b6 Alive after day 0 = 0
Born dead/died on day 0 = 1
stillbirth
6 Age at death b6 Did not die before 7th day = 0
Died before 7th day of life = 1
prdeaths
7 Age at death (months imputed) b7 Did not die before 28th day = 0
Died before 28th day of life = 1
neodeaths
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