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Table 4 Dietary intakes of pregnant women attending antenatal care, Northwest Ethiopia, 2016

From: Undernutrition and its association with socio-demographic, anemia and intestinal parasitic infection among pregnant women attending antenatal care at the University of Gondar Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia

Characteristics Frequency (n) Percent (%)
Number of meals/day <  3 46 11.4
3 282 70.1
> 3 74 18.4
Family food source Grow their own 70 17.4
Buy/purchase 330 82.1
Subsidies/food aid 2 0.5
Dietary diversity Low 267 66.4
Medium 123 30.6
High 12 3.0
Home gardening Yes 31 7.7
No 371 92.3
Animal food source Yes 128 31.8
No 274 68.2
Coffee intake Yes 246 61.2
No 156 38.8
Number of cup of coffee per day ≤  3 190 77.2
> 3 56 22.8