Table 3 : Frequency distribution of components of antenatal care services.


Variable Number Percent

Prescription of iron/folic acid supplement

Yes 309 95.6
No 14 4.4

Prescription for malaria prophylaxis    

Yes 63 19.5
No 260 80.5

Tetanus Toxoid vaccination    

Yes 260 80.5
No 63 19.5
One dose of tetanus toxoid received 17 5.3
Two doses of tetanus toxoid received 240 74.3
Three doses of tetanus toxoid received 3 0.92

Hemoglobin level test done    

Yes 265 82
No 58 18

Urinalysis    

Yes 292 90.4
No 31 9.6

Syphilis test    

Yes 244 75.5
No 79 24.5

Blood group test    

Yes 251 77.7
No 72 22.3

HIV test    

Yes 321 99.7
No 2 0.6

Blood pressure check    

Yes 322 99.7
No 1 0.3

Height measure    

Yes 109 33.7
No 214 66.3

Weight measure    

Yes 213 65.9
No 110 34.1
Total 323 100

Agu et al.Family Practice Reports  2015 2:2DOI : 10.7243/2056-5690-2-2