Table 2

Maternal and neonatal-related factors of the study participants (n=420)

VariablesCategoryFrequency (n)Per cent (%)
Antenatal care visitYes41097.6
No102.4
No of antenatal care visits (n=410)1–316339.8
≥424760.2
Place of deliveryHome71.7
Health centre10424.8
Hospital30672.9
Other30.7
Gestational age<37 weeks10725.5
37–42 weeks28768.3
≥42 weeks163.8
Unknown102.4
Birth weight<2.5 kg11527.4
≥2.5 kg30171.7
Unknown41.0