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Table 2 Reproductive health characteristics of clients visiting family planning clinic at Primary Health Care Facilities in Mekelle city. Northern Ethiopia, Tigray region, 2017

From: Determinants of intrauterine contraceptive device utilization at primary health care facilities in Mekelle City, northern Ethiopia

Variables Cases(78) Controls(156) Total (234)
History of pregnancy (234)
 Have experienced pregnancy 76 (97.4) 118 (75.6) 194 (82.9)
 No Experience of Pregnancy 2 (2.6) 38 (24.4) 40 (17.1)
Number of pregnancy (N = 194)
 1 to 2 times 19 (25) 67 (57.35) 86 (44.6)
 3 to 4 times 43 (56.6) 40 (34.2) 83 (43)
 ≥5 times 14 (18.4) 10 (8.5) 24 (12.4)
History of abortion (N = 194)
 Experienced abortion 37 (48.7) 56 (47.9) 93 (48.2)
 No experience of abortion 39 (51.3) 61 (52.1) 100 (51.8)
Number of Abortion (N = 93)
 Experienced Abortion Once 32 (86.5) 51 (91.2) 83 (89.4)
 Experienced Abortion Twice 5 (13.5) 5 (8.8) 10 (10.6)
History of birth (N = 194)
 experienced birth 72 (98.6) 105 (93.8) 177 (95.7)
 No experience of birth 1 (1.45) 7 (6.2) 8 (4.3)
Number of Birth (N = 177)
 Once 6 (8.2) 33 (31.4) 38 (21.9)
 Twice 22 (30.1) 30 (28.6) 52 (29.2)
 >Twice 45 (61.6) 42 (40) 87 (48.9)
Number of alive children (N = 177)
 1 child 6 (8.2) 33 (31.4) 39 (21.9)
 2 children 25 (34.2) 30 (28.6) 55 (30.9)
 > 2 children 42 (57.5) 42 (40) 4 (47.2)
Future plan of fertility (234)
 Spacing Birth 58 (80.6) 82 (78.1) 140 (79.1)
 Limiting Birth 14 (19.4) 23 (21.9) 37 (20.9)
History of STI
 No history of STI 78 (100) 141 (90.4) 219 (93.6)
 History of STI 15 (9.6) 15 (6.4)
Screening for HIV
 screened for HIV 76 (33.5) 151 (66.55) 227 (97)
 Not screened for HIV 2 (2.6) 5 (3.2) 7 (3)
Test result to HIV
 Reactive 2 (2.6) 5 (3.2) 7 (3)
 Non-reactive 76 (97.4) 149 (96.8) 225 (97)