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Table 2 Frequency distribution of obstetric and clinical factors among pregnant women at South Gondar Zone Towns, Northwest Ethiopia, 2020

From: Depression remains a neglected public health problem among pregnant women in Northwest Ethiopia

Characteristics Frequency (n = 548) Percent (%)
Depression
 No 414 24
 Yes 134 76
Number of live children
 Zero 20 6.06
 One 148 44.85
 Two-four 154 46.67
 Five and above 8 2.42
previous pregnancy complication(n = 330)
 No 255 77.27
 Yes 75 22.73
History of current pregnancy complication
 No 488 88.14
 Yes 65 11.86
Type of current pregnancy complication (n = 65)
 Anemia 23 35.38
 APH 13 20
 Edema 11 16.92
 UTI 18 27.69
History of abortion(n = 330)
 No 274 83.03
 Yes 56 16.97
Modes of previous abortion (n = 56)
 Spontaneous 45 80.36
 Assisted 11 19.64
Gravidity
 One 218 39.78
 Two-four 299 54.56
 Five and above 31 5.66
Antenatal service
 No 57 10.40
 Yes 491 89.60
Number of Antenatal services
 One 112 22.81
 Two 119 24.24
 Three 148 30.14
 Four 112 22.81
Previous history of depression
 No 437 79.74
 Yes 111 20.26
Family history of depression
 No 501 91.42
 Yes 47 8.58
Parity(n = 323)
 One 151 46.75
 Two-four 164 50.77
 Five and above 8 2.48
History of stillbirth(n = 330)
 No 293 88.79
 Yes 37 11.21
Unplanned Pregnancy
 Yes 195 35.58
 No 353 64.42
Fear of pregnancy complication
 No 282 51.46
 Yes 266 48.54
Chronic illness
 No 503 91.79
 Yes 45 8.21
Type of chronic illness (n = 45)
 Anemia 12 26.67
 CHF 10 22.22
 Hypertension 12 26.67
 UTI 11 24.44