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Table 3 Obstetric and health service-related characteristics of mothers versus EIBF among cesarean section mothers in south Gondar zone hospitals, Northwest Ethiopia, 2020.

From: Prevalence and associated factors of early initiation of breastfeeding among women delivered via Cesarean section in South Gondar zone hospitals Ethiopia, 2020

Variable EIBF & BF(n=349)
Yes No
Frequency Percent Frequency Percent
Type of pregnancy
 Intended 161 46.1 103 29.5
 Unintended 120 5.7 65 18.6
Place of ANC follow up
 Public institution 71 20.5 137 39.6
 Private clinic 63 18.2 18 5.2
 NGO maternity center 47 13.6 10 2.9
Number of ANC visit
 Less than four visits 51 14.7 21 6.1
 Four and above visits 130 37.6 144 41.6
EIBF counseling during ANC visits
 Yes 227 65.04 24 6.9
 No 77 22.1 21 6.01
Duration of labor
 Less than 12 hours 172 49.3 150 43
 Greater than 12 hours 9 2.6 18 5.2
Received professional Guidance for EIBF
 Yes 169 48.4 128 36.7
 No 12 3.4 40 11.5
Parity
 Primi 66 18.9 99 28.4
 Multi 115 33 69 19.8