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Table 1 Characteristics of women attending ANC services by IPTp status

From: Assessment of the impact of availability and readiness of malaria services on uptake of intermittent preventive treatment in pregnancy (IPTp) provided during ANC visits in Tanzania

  None At least 1 dose of IPTp Overall p-value
n (%) n (%)
Facility location 0.13
 Urban 377 (38.2) 611 (61.8) 989  
 Rural 1110 (44.5) 1385 (55.5) 2495  
Managing authority 0.55
 Public 1214 (43.3) 1590 (56.7) 2803  
 Private 274 (40.2) 407 (59.8) 681  
Age 0.08
 15–24 746 (43.8) 959 (56.2) 1705  
 25–35 600 (40.9) 865 (59.1) 1465  
 35 above 111 (41.3) 158 (58.7) 269  
 Don’t know 31 (67.9) 14 (32.1) 45  
Education 0.12
 None 381 (47.4) 422 (52.6) 802  
 Primary 896 (40.9) 1296 (59.1) 2191  
 Secondary and above 212 (43.1) 280 (56.9) 492  
History of previous pregnancy 0.12
 No 371 (39.3) 568 (60.7) 939  
 Yes 1113 (43.8) 1426 (56.2) 2538  
Number of visit at this facility for this pregnancy < 0.001
 First or second 1194 (48.3) 1280 (51.7) 2474  
 Third 191 (30.6) 434 (69.4) 625  
 Fourth or more 103 (26.7) 283 (73.3) 386