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Table 1 Description of socio-demographic characteristics of pregnant women in delivery ward according to the number IPT-SP doses in Côte d'Ivoire (N = 2 044)

From: Coverage of intermittent prevention treatment with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine among pregnant women and congenital malaria in Côte d'Ivoire

   IPT-SP dose P Value
  Total 0 1 2 ≥3  
  (N = 2 044) (n = 333) (n = 694) (n = 821) (n = 196)  
Age (years)       
   Median (IQR) 24 (20-30) 25 (20-29) 24 (20-30) 25 (20-30) 24 (20-30) 0.819
   < 20 427 (20.9) 69 (20.7) 155 (22.3) 163 (19.8) 40 (20.4) 0.365
   20-24 598 (29.2) 92 (27.5) 201 (29.0) 245 (29.8) 60 (30.6)  
   25-29 492 (24.1) 96 (28.8) 146 (21.0) 204 (24.9) 46 (23.5)  
   ≥30 527 (25.8) 76 (22.8) 192 (27.7) 209 (25.5) 50 (25.5)  
Gravidity       
   Median (IQR) 2 (1-4) 3 (2-4) 3 (1-4) 2 (1-4) 2 (1-4) 0.120
   1 533 (26.1) 79 (23.8) 175 (25.2) 223 (27.2) 56 (28.6) 0.135
   2 492 (24.1) 78 (23.4) 167 (24.1) 190 (23.1) 57 (29.1)  
   ≥3 1 019 (49.8) 176 (52.8) 352 (50.7) 408 (49.7) 83 (42.3)  
Number of ANC visit       < 0.001
   Median (IQR) 3 (2-4) 2 (1-3) 2 (1-3) 3 (2-4) 4 (3-5) < 0.001
   0 46 (2.2) 41 (12.3) 1 (0.1) 4 (0.5) 0 (0.0)  
   1-3 1 332 (65.2) 236 (70.9) 570 (83.1) 457 (55.7) 69 (35.2)  
   ≥4 666 (32.6) 56 (16.8) 123 (17.7) 360 (43.8) 127 (64.8)  
Birth weight (grams)*       
   Median (IQR) 3000 (2700-3300) 3000 (2600-3250) 3000 (2650-3250) 3000 (2700-3300) 3000 (2700-3350) 0.942
   < 2500 207 (10.6) 35 (11.3) 79 (12.1) 80 (10.1) 13 (6.8) 0.190
   < 2000 35 (1.8) 5 (1.6) 13 (2.0) 15 (1.9) 2 (1.0) 0.840
Mothers'HIV status       
   HIV positive 110 (5.4) 14 (4.2) 42 (6.1) 43 (5.2) 11 (5.6) 0.090
   HIV negative 1 914 (93.6) 311 (93.4) 647 (93.2) 771 (93.9) 185 (94.4)  
   Not collected 20 (1.0) 8 (2.4) 5 (0.7) 7 (0.8) 0 (0.0)  
Malaria prophylaxis       
   Chloroquine 11 (0.5) 11 (3.3) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) < 0.001
   ITNs 980 (47.9) 98 (29.4) 301 (43.4) 532 (64.8) 49 (25.0) < 0.001
   Others (insecticide) 272 (13.3) 67 (20.1) 93 (13.4) 73 (8.9) 39 (19.9) < 0.001
Location       < 0.001
   Koumassi 285 (13.9) 111 (33.3) 104 (15.0) 60 (7.3) 10 (5.1)  
   Yopougon 400 (19.6) 82 (24.6) 189 (27.2) 113 (13.8) 16 (8.1)  
   Grand-Lahou 428 (20.9) 35 (10.5) 129 (18.6) 138 (26.8) 126 (64.3)  
   Sassandra 207 (10.1) 27 (8.1) 67 (9.7) 70 (8.5) 43 (21.9)  
   San-Pedro 354 (17.3) 27 (8.1) 89 (12.8) 237 (28.9) 1 (0.5)  
   Bouaké 370 (18.1) 51 (15.3) 116 (16.7) 203 (24.7) 0 (0.0)  
  1. IQR: Interquartile range, ANC: Antenatal Care, IPT-SP: Intermittent Preventive Treatment with Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine
  2. *Only for neonates alive (n = 1945)