Table 1

Characteristics of pregnant women who visited healthcare clinic for ANC

Characteristics

ANC during

Year 2008

(n = 123)

ANC overlapping

Year 2008-9

(n = 57)

ANC during

Year 2009

(n = 100)


Nationality - n(%)

Thai

70 (56.91)

31 (54.39)

55 (55.00)

Non-Thai

41 (33.33)

26 (45.61)

45 (45.00)

Missing

12 (9.76)

-

-

Education Level - n(%)

No education

86 (69.92)

41 (71.93)

73 (73.00)

Primary education

18 (14.63)

13 (22.81)

15 (15.00)

Above Primary education

7 (5.69)

3 (5.26)

12 (12.00)

Missing

12 (9.76)

-

-

Age group - n(%)

< 18 years

4 (3.25)

2 (3.51)

9 (9.00)

18-20 years

15 (12.20)

10 (17.54)

14 (14.00)

21-25 years

35 (28.46)

18 (31.58)

24 (24.00)

26-30 years

20 (16.26)

16 (28.07)

27 (27.00)

31-35 years

20 (16.26)

7 (12.28)

15 (15.00)

35-40 years

8 (6.50)

3 (5.26)

5 (5.00)

> 40 years

8 (6.50)

1 (1.75)

5 (5.00)

Missing

13 (10.57)

-

1 (1.00)

Parity - n(%)

1

38 (31.15)

16 (28.07)

32 (32.00)

2

34 (27.87)

12 (21.05)

24 (24.00)

3

21 (17.21)

13 (22.81)

17 (17.00)

4 or more

29 (23.77)

16 (28.07)

27 (27.00)

Current Age

Mean (SD)

27.28 (7.21)

25.60 (5.88)

26.24 (7.17)

Min-Max

16-46

16-45

14-47

Number of visits per ANC schedule*

Mean (SD)

2.96 (1.22)

3.02 (1.14)

2.72 (1.22)

Min-Max

1-4

1-4

1-4

Number of actual ANC visits*

Mean (SD)

2.83 (1.88)

4.00 (2.22)

3.23 (2.13)

Min-Max

1-8

1-11

1-10

Gestational age at ANC visits *

Mean (SD)

23.48 (8.56)

19.21 (8.70)

20.63 (7.33)

Min-Max

8-42

8-40

7-39


* Many cases of ANC during 2009 are still on-going ANC visits in 2010

Kaewkungwal et al. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2010 10:69   doi:10.1186/1472-6947-10-69

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