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Table 2 Factors for the incidence of obstructed labor in Ethiopia

From: Incidence, causes, and maternofetal outcomes of obstructed labor in Ethiopia: systematic review and meta-analysis

Factors for obstructed labor Number of studies Model Status of heterogeneity Prevalence (95% CI) I2 (%) P-value
Rural residency 5 Random Marked 77.86% (95% CI: 63.07–92.66) 99.6  ≤ 0.001
Not having ANC 4 Random Marked 67.3% (95% CI: 33.32–101.28) 99.8  ≤ 0.001
Referred from health center after 12 h duration of labor 6 Random Marked 58.52% (95% CI: 35.73– 82.31) 98.1  ≤ 0.001