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Table 2 Obstetric and medical-related factors among mothers of neonates admitted in Amhara region referral Hospitals, Northern Ethiopia, 2018 (n = 612)

From: Incidence and predictors of neonatal mortality among neonates admitted in Amhara regional state referral hospitals, Ethiopia: prospective follow up study

Variables Number Percent
Parity
 1 263 42.97
 2–4 270 44.12
 ≥ 5 79 12.91
Interpregnancy interval in months (n = 332)
 < 24 51 15.4
 24–120 278 83.7
 > 120 3 0.9
Delivery complication in the indexed pregnancy
 Yes 323 52.78
 No 289 47.22
Mode of delivery
 Cesarean section 179 29.25
 Spontaneous vaginal delivery 357 58.33
 Forceps delivery 11 1.80
 Vacuum delivery 34 5.56
 Vaginal with episiotomy 27 4.41
 Assisted breech delivery 4 0.65
Maternal HIV status
 Positive 15 2.5
 Negative 597 97.5
Tetanus toxoid vaccine for the index pregnancy
 Yes 504 82.4
 No 108 17.6
Number of ANC visit (n = 574)
 One visit 16 2.79
 Two visit 109 18.99
 Three visit 183 31.88
 Four and more visit 266 46.34