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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of pregnant women who attended ANC services in West Gojjam Zone, Northwest Ethiopia

From: Determinant factors of anaemia among pregnant women attending antenatal care clinic in Northwest Ethiopia

Variables Total
[N,%]
Hgb > 11 g/dL Hgb < 11 g/dL
[N,%]
X2, p- value
Age in years 15–35 715 [96.2] 646 [90.3] 69 [9.7] 19.20, 0.001
36–45 28 [3.8] 18 [64.3] 10 [35.7]
Religion Christian 736 [99] 657 [89.3] 79 [10.7] NA
Muslim 7 [1] 7 [100] 0
Residence Rural 455 [61.2] 383 [88.4] 72 [11.6] 7.73, 0.001
Urban 288 [38.8] 281[97.6] 7 [2.4]
Woreda of
West Gojam
Fenote Selam 150 [20.2] 108 [72] 42 [28] 64.91, 0.001
Jabitihenane 151 [20.3] 143 [94.7] 8 [5.3]
Bure 142 [19.1] 133 [93.7] 9 [6.3]
Debub Achefer 150 [20.2] 134 [89.3] 16 [10.7]
Mecha 150 [20.2] 146 [97.3 4 [2.7]
Occupation Farmer 160 [21.5] 130 [81.3] 30 [18.7] 14.10, 0.001
Non-Farmer 583 [91.6] 534 [71.9] 49 [8.4]
Education Illiterate 372 [50.1] 308 [82.8] 64 [17.2] 17.79, 0.04
Read & Write 205 [27.6] 203 [99] 2 [1]
Primary 88 [11.4] 82 [97.6] 6 [2.4]
Junior 9 [1.2] 8 [88.9] 1 [11.1]
Secondary 80 [10.8] 75 [93.6] 5 [6.4]
> complete 20 [2.7] 19 [95] 1 [5]
Total   743 [100] 664 [89.4] 79 [10.6]