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Table 1 Summary of the 25 primary studies included in the systematic review and meta-analysis assessing women level of knowledge and practice of essential newborn care in Ethiopia

From: Knowledge and practice of essential newborn care and associated factors among women in Ethiopia: systematic review and meta-analysis

Author’s, year Region Study design Study setting Sample size R. rate (%) Parameter studied Prevalence (%) with 95% CI
Berhan et al. [19] A. A C/S Institution 512 100 Knowledge 39.8 (37.66, 41.94)
Kebede [20] Amhara C/S Institution 414 98.1 Knowledge and practice 55.30 (53.13, 57.47)
60.60 (58.47, 62.73)
Misgna et al. [21] Tigray C/S Community 296 100 Knowledge 80.40 (78.67, 82.13)
Abebe et al. [22] SNNPR C/S Community 624 97.4 Knowledge and practice 50.00 (47.82, 52.18)
41.00 (38.86, 43.14)
Thomas and Funga [23] SNNPR C/S Community 399 97 Knowledge and practice 37.70 (35.59, 39.81)
34.10 (32.03, 36.17)
Zewde [24] Harar C/S Institutional 266 96.6 Knowledge 57.20 (55.04, 59.36)
Berhea et al. [25] Tigray C/S Community 456 100 Knowledge and practice 36.10 (34.00, 38.20)
81.10 (79.39, 82.81)
Mersha et al. [26] SNNPR C/S Community 630 100 Knowledge 57.60 (55.44, 59.76)
Workinesh et al. [27] A. A C/S Institution 576 100 Practice 38.80 (36.67, 40.93)
Derese et al. [28] Oromia C/S Community 632 98.1 Practice 18.90 (17.19, 20.61)
Teferi et al. [29] Tigray C/S Community 389 100 Practice 78.90 (77.12, 80.68)
Berhe et al. [30] Tigray C/S Institutional 423 100 Practice 26.70 (24.77, 28.63)
Agonafir et al. [31] SNNPR C/S Community 490 100 Practice 29.00 (27.02, 30.98)
Kokebie [32] Amhara C/S Community 570 97.01 Practice 23.10 (21.26, 24.94)
Tafere et al. [33] Amhara C/S Institution 970 84.8 Practice 13.70 (12.20, 15.20)
Mersha et al. [34] SNNPR C/S Community 630 100 Practice 38.40 (36.28, 40.52)
Chichiabellu [35] SNNPR C/S Community 450 100 Practice 24.00 (22.14, 25.86)
Semanew et al. [36] Amhara C/S Institution 423 98.8 Practice 46.90 (44.72, 49.08)
Weldeargeawi et al. [37] Tigray C/S Community 634 100 Practice 40.70 (38.56, 42.84)
Asnakew et al. [38] Amhara C/S Community 814 100 Practice 45.80 (43.63, 47.97)
Alemu et al. [39] SNNPR C/S Community 834 100 Practice 24.10 (22.23, 25.97)
Tegene et al. [40] Benishangul C/S Community 539 98.7 Practice 40.60 (38.46, 42.74)
Efa et al. [41] Oromia C/S Institution 422 98.8 Practice 44.10 (41.93, 46.27)
Sakelo et al. [42] SNNP C/S Community 422 100 Practice 31.00 (28.98, 33.02)
Yisak et al. [43] Amhara   Institution 186 100 Knowledge and practice 81.20 (79.50, 82.90)
89.90 (88.48, 91.12)