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Table 2 Antenatal and postnatal care utilization of mothers attending PNC at Woldia General Hospital, January–May, 2017

From: Low level of knowledge about neonatal danger signs and its associated factors among postnatal mothers attending at Woldia general hospital, Ethiopia

Attributes N %
Do you know ANC follow up time? Yes 69 35.0
No 128 65.0
Did you attend ANC? Yes 172 87.3
No 25 12.7
How many ANC visit did you attend? 1 Visit 10 5.1
2 Visit 38 19.3
3 Visit 52 26.4
4 Visit 72 36.5
Did you get information about postnatal service? Yes 122 61.9
No 75 38.1
What is your source of information about PNC Service?a Health Provider 99 50.3
Health Extension workers 17 8.6
Community Conversation 1 0.5
Media(TV, Radio) 5 2.5
Traditional Birth Attendant 0 0
Knowing when PNC starts On the date of delivery (1-6 h) 41 20.8
6 h-6 days 18 9.1
6–7 days 5 2.5
> 7 days 7 3.6
Knowing PNP is danger time for mothers & neonates Yes 90 45.7
No 107 54.3
Do you know danger signs of PNP? Yes 95 48.2
No 24 12.2
Types of PNP Danger signs for mothers and neonatesa Excessive bleeding 100 50.8
Neonatal infections 64 32.5
Unable to breastfeed 68 34.5
Vomiting 61 31.0
Others 16 8.1
Reasons to attend current PNC servicea Excessive bleeding 41 20.8
Neonate infections 52 26.4
Unable to breast feed 39 19.8
Others 66 33.5
What education did you get during PNC attending time? a Personal hygiene 128 65.0
Immunization 136 69.0
Family planning 135 68.5
Breast feeding 109 55.3
Neonatal infection 92 46.7
Care to ill neonates 66 33.5
Did you get the education about your neonate danger signs during PNC? Yes 105 53.3
No 92 46.7
What education did you get about your neonate during PNC? a The advantage of breastfeeding 91 46.2
Cord care 62 31.5
Eye care 54 27.4
Thermoregulation 54 27.4
Different immunization 63 32.0
About neonatal danger signs 53 26.9
Others 4 2.0
Where did you deliver your current baby? Home 32 16.2
Hospital 149 75.6
Health Center 16 8.1
How did you deliver? Spontaneous vertex delivery 132 67.0
Cesarean section 54 27.4
Instrumental 11 5.6
  1. a Multiple responses of respondents