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Table 1 Characteristics of health facilities and mothers in Northwest Ethiopia, 2019

From: Perceived quality of essential newborn care implementation among health facility deliveries in North Gondar Zone, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variable Category n (%) 95% CI (%)
A. Maternal characteristics (N = 338)
 Age group (years)  ≤ 19 31 (9.2) 6.5, 12.8
20–29 202 (59.8) 54.4, 64.9
30–39 100 (29.6) 24.9, 34.7
 ≥ 40 05 (1.5) 0.6, 3.5
 Marital status Married 325 (96.2) 93.5, 97.8
Not married* 13 (3.8) 2.2, 6.5
 Mothers occupation Housewife 253 (74.9) 69.9, 79.2
Merchant 24 (7.1) 4.8, 10.4
Government employee 46 (13.6) 10.3, 17.7
Others** 15 (4.4) 2.7, 7.2
 Fathers occupation Farmer 180 (53.3) 47.9, 58.5
Merchant 53 (15.7) 12.2, 20.0
Government employee 63 (18.6) 14.8, 23.2
Private employ 13 (3.9) 2.2, 6.5
Others +  29 (8.6) 6.0, 12.1
 Religion Christians 314 (92.9) 89.6, 95.2
Muslim 24 (7.1) 4.8, 10.4
 Family size (number) 1–3 126 (37.3) 32.3, 42.6
 ≥ 4 212 (62.7) 57.4, 67.7
 Residence Urban 174 (51.5) 46.1, 56.8
Rural 164 (48.5) 43.2, 53.9
 Household income Poor 113 (33.4) 28.6, 38.7
Medium 112 (33.2) 28.3, 38.4
Rich 113 (33.4) 28.6, 38.7
 Source of household income Agriculture 185 (54.7) 49.4, 60.0
Monthly salary 77 (22.8) 18.6, 27.6
Trade 45 (13.3) 10.1, 17.4
Others*** 31 (9.2) 6.5, 12.8
 Health insurance No 333 (98.5) 96.5, 99.4
Yes 5 (1.5) 0.6, 3.5
B. Health facility characteristics (N = 16)
 District Dabat 5 (31.3) 12.2, 59.8
Debark 7 (43.8) 20.4, 70.2
Janamora 4 (25) 8.6, 54.3
 Health facility type Health centers 14 (87.5) 57.0, 97.4
Hospitals 2 (12.5) 2.6, 43.0
 BEmEONC service readiness Poor 9 (56.2) 29.8, 79.6
Good 7 (43.8) 20.4, 70.2
 CEmOC service readiness Poor 12 (75) 45.7, 91.4
Good 4 (25) 8.6, 54.3
 Child immunization service readiness Poor 6 (37.5) 16.1, 65.2
Good 10 (62.5) 34.8, 83.9
 Number of midwives 1 or 2 5 (31.3) 12.2, 59.8
3 or 4 7 (43.8) 20.4, 70.2
 ≥ 5 4 (25) 8.6, 54.3
 Number of nurses 2–5 5 (31.3) 12.2, 59.8
 ≥ 6 11 (68.8) 40.2, 87.8
  1. *Single, divorced, separated and living together **Daily laborer, private employ and student
  2. ***Family support and daily labor,  +  = Daily laborer and student