Table 4

Maternal health interventions that are significantly associated with parity after controlling for poverty

ANC Care

Months Pregnant at First ANC Visit

Iron Supplementation

Took Antimalarials

Tetanus Toxoid Before Birth

Insitutional Delivery

Skilled Birth Attendance

Post-Natal Check-Up

Vitamin A Supplementation Post-Partum


Mali

.11

.00

.34

.09

.00

.00

.42

Niger

.01

.02

.00

.00

.00

.39

Tanzania

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

Haiti

.00

.00

.18

.00

.00

.05

Pakistan

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.04

Ghana

.11

.00

.01

.00

.01

Nigeria

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

Chad

.00

.00

Malawi

.27

.30

.00

.67

.00

.00

.00

Benin

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00

.00


Values in each cell represent the p-values from a chi-square test. Shaded cells have p-values less than 0.05. Blank cells are those where the relationship was not significant before controlling for poverty.

Sonneveldt et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13(Suppl 3):S7   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-S3-S7

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