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Table 2 Frequency distribution of obstetric and clinical factors among pregnant women at Debre Tabor and Woreta towns, Northwest Ethiopia, 2020

From: The effect of antenatal depression on birth weight among newborns in South Gondar zone, Northwest Ethiopia: a population-based prospective cohort study

Characteristics Low birth weight   X2 P-value
Yes, n (%) No, n (%) Total, n (%)
Unplanned pregnancy     3.2763 0.070
 Yes 110 (42.47) 243 (36.05) 353 (37.83)   
 No 149 (57.53) 431 (63.95) 580 (62.17)   
Pregnancy stage     0.7960 0.372
 Second trimester 154 (59.46) 379 (56.23) 533 (57.13)   
 Third trimester 105 (40.54) 295 (43.77) 400 (42.87)   
Number of live children(525)     0.4114 0.814
 One 70 (49.65) 181 (47.14) 251 (47.81)   
 Two-four 68 (48.23) 192 (50.00) 260 (49.52)   
 Five and above 3 (2.12) 11 (2.86) 14 (2.67)   
History of current pregnancy complication     11.2571 0.001
 Yes 45 (17.37) 64 (9.50) 109 (11.68)   
 No 214 (82.63) 610 (90.50) 824 (88.32)   
History of abortion(n = 559)     1.1700 0.279
 Yes 29 (19.46) 64 (15.61) 93 (16.64)   
 No 120 (80.54) 346 (84.39) 466 (83.36)   
Modes of previous abortion (n = 93)     0.8166 0.366
 Spontaneous 25 (86.21) 59 (92.19) 84 (90.32)   
 Assisted 4 (13.79) 5 (7.81) 9 (9.68)   
Gravidity     2.0214 0.364
 One 110 (42.47) 264 (39.17) 374 (40.09)   
 Two-four 128 (49.42) 366 (54.30) 494 (52.95)   
 Five and above 21 (8.11) 44 (6.53) 65 (6.97)   
Antenatal service     48.9394 0.000
 Yes 210 (81.08) 643 (95.40) 853 (91.43)   
 No 49 (18.92) 31 (4.60) 80 (8.57)   
Parity(544)     0.9828 0.612
 One 69 (47.26) 184 (46.23) 253 (46.51)   
 Two-four 74 (50.69) 199 (50.00) 273 (50.18)   
 Five and above 3 (2.05) 15 (3.77) 18 (3.31)   
History of still birth(n = 559)     0.2995 0.584
 Yes 11 (7.38) 25 (6.10) 36 (6.44)   
 No 138 (92.62) 385 (93.90) 523 (93.56)   
Fear of pregnancy complication     0.1373 0.711
 Yes 138 (53.28) 350 (51.93) 488 (52.30)   
 No 121 (46.72) 324 (48.07) 445 (47.70)   
Chronic illness     0.5417 0.462
 Yes 16 (6.18) 51 (7.57) 67 (7.18)   
 No 243 (93.82) 623 (92.43) 866 (92.82)   
Twins     9.3002 0.002
 Yes 5 (1.93) 1 (0.15) 6 (0.64)   
 No 254 (98.07) 673 (99.85) 927 (99.36)   
Preterm      
 Yes 63 (24.32) 28 (4.15) 91 (9.75) 86.4770 0.000
 No 196 (75.68) 646 (95.85) 842 (90.25)   
Mid-upper arm circumference
  < =21 70 (27.03) 78 (11.57) 148 (15.86)   
  > 21 189 (72.97) 596 (88.43) 785 (84.14)