Table 3

Sample characteristics

ANC clientsPNC clients
BangladeshCambodiaKenyaBangladeshCambodiaKenya
Total=1036Total=952Total=1176n=208n=635n=1619
n%n%n%n%n%n%
Round
 Baseline48546.847849.878366.63818.322134.8107066.1
 Follow-up55153.247450.239333.417081.741465.254933.9
Age group
 15–1922521.7485.115513.53717.8304.720112.8
 20–2966862.064167.573664.013966.841586.597662.0
 30–3913734.92372524421.23215.417427.536723.3
 40+60.6232.4161.400.0152.4312.0
Education
 None/preprimary14614.810711.2625.34321.47712.21026.4
 Primary23123.347650.062854.05326.430548.290456.4
 Secondary56156.727528.934429.610350.020231.941225.7
 Tertiary525.3949.913011.273.4497.718411.5
Marital status
 Never married00.091.04511.600.030.518711.7
 Ever married1036100.094299.049785.1208100.062899.5141588.3
Number of times pregnant/given birth*
 119239.634436.439233.71642.124939.651932.8
 214229.327228.833328.61231.611829.942626.9
 37816.114915.820217.3513.210015.928818.2
 4+7315.117919.023820.4513.29214.635122.2
Visit number
 First66964.647549.956047.736858.0
 Follow-up36635.447750.161352.326742.0
Gestational age of client
 First trimester969.317942.215720.2
 Second trimester42040.613130.924131.0
 Third trimester51250.111426.938048.8
Age of baby (weeks)
 <24019.236158.117437.3
 2–410952.4548.710923.4
 5–85928.420633.218339.3
  • *Number of times pregnant for ANC and number of times have given birth for PNC. Parity variable not available at follow-up in Bangladesh PNC.

  • ANC, antenatal care; PNC, postnatal care.