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Table 1 Summary of the 13 observational studies included in the meta-analysis assessing women level of knowledge and utilisation of PCC in Ethiopia, 2020

From: Knowledge and utilisation of preconception care and associated factors among women in Ethiopia: systematic review and meta-analysis

Author’s, year Study period Study setting Study population Sample size Parameter studied Prevalence (%) with 95% CI
Ayalew et al. (2017) [15] 2016 Community Reproductive age women 422 Knowledge of PCC 27.5(25.5–29.4)
Fekene et al. (2020) [18] 2017 Community Reproductive age women 680 Knowledge and Utilisation of PCC 26.8(24.9–28.7)
14.9(13.3–16.4)
Teshome et al. (2020) [23] 2019 Community Pregnant women 636 Knowledge of PCC 21.3(19.5–23.0)
Yohannes et al. (2019) [20] 2017 Institutional Delivered women 373 Knowledge of PCC 53(50.8–55.1)
Andualem [Unpublished] 2016 Institutional Pregnant women 634 Knowledge and utilisation of PCC 63.4(61.3–65.5)
38.236.0–40.3()
Kassie (Unpublished) 2018 Institutional Pregnant with diabetic 143 Knowledge PCC 42.7(40.5–44.9)
Kassa and Yohannes [17] 2017 Institutional Pregnant women 580 Knowledge PCC 20(18.2–21.7)
Demssie et al. (2019) [22] 2017 Community Reproductive age women 424 Knowledge and utilisation PCC 17.3(15.6–18.9)
13.4(11.9–14.9)
Abrha et al. (2020) [21] 2018 Community Delivered women 564 Knowledge PCC 39(36.9–41.1)
Assresu et al. (2019) [24] 2018 Community Delivered women 564 Knowledge and utilisation PCC 13.7(12.2–15.2)
18.2(16.5–19.9)
Goshu et al. (2018) [25] 2016 Community Reproductive age women 422 Knowledge of PCC 15.9(14.3–17.5)
Dessie et al. (2018) [27] 2014 Institutional Pregnant women 422 Utilisation of PCC 3.5(2.7–4.3)
Goshu et al. (2018) [25] 2016 Community Pregnant women 229 Utilisation of PCC 9.6(8.3–10.9)