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Table 4 Maternal socio-demographic and obstetric characteristics associated with BPCR practices in Tehuledere district, northeast Ethiopia, 2015

From: Birth preparedness and complication readiness among pregnant women in Tehulederie district, Northeast Ethiopia: a community-based cross-sectional study

Variables Practices of BPCR 95% C.I. for AOR P-value
No Yes AOR Lower Upper
Gestational age* up to 3 month 133 52 1    
at 4–6 month 132 158 3.379 2.114 5.401 .000
at 7–9 month 18 7 1.422 .512 3.948 .500
Residence* Urban 44 65 1    
Rural 239 152 .442 .244 .803 .007
Starting time o ANC* at < 3 month 38 16 1    
at 3–4 month 166 144 2.841 1.330 6.068 .007
>/= 5 month 79 57 1.278 .555 2.942 .564
Knowledge of BPCR* Not knowledgeable 177 100 1    
Knowledgeable 106 117 1.648 1.073 2.531 .023
Knowledge of danger signs during pregnancy* Not knowledgeable 101 27 1    
Knowledgeable 182 190 2.802 1.637 4.793 .000
Partner occupation Farmer 229 125 1    
Employee 12 52 2.259 .891 5.723 .086
Merchant 32 50 2.280 1.263 4.114 .06