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Table 4 Coefficients for satisfaction with childbirth (adjusted for method of delivery, parity, education and age) (N = 563)

From: Does a referral from home to hospital affect satisfaction with childbirth? A cross-national comparison

   TOTAL1 SUBDIMENSIONS
      GENERAL SELF BABY MIDWIFE PARTNER
   B s.e. p B s.e. p B s.e. p B s.e. p B s.e. p B s.e. p
(Constant)   3.757 .165 <.001 3.559 .235 <.001 3.244 .228 <.001 4.026 .242 <.001 4.185 .223 <.001 4.850 .190 <.001
Country   .309 .047 <.001 .123 .070 .082 .287 .068 <.001 .183 .069 .008 .339 .063 <.001 .161 .054 .003
Place of birth Hospital (reference group) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  Home .427 .051 <.001 .296 .073 <.001 .546 .071 <.001 .223 .076 .003 .444 .069 <.001 .154 .058 .009
  Hospital after referral -.074 .059 .217 -.327 .095 .001 -.166 .092 .072 -.091 .087 .298 -.058 .081 .473 .055 .068 .422
  Other referrals .034 .071 .632 -.068 .102 .504 -.001 .099 .990 -.059 .104 .569 .151 .096 .116 .080 .083 .334
  Country*hospital after referral - - - .460 .189 .015 .374 .182 .041 - - - - - - - - -
  Adjusted R2 .24 .16 .20 .23 .15 .04
  1. 1 Total over all subdimensions, except satisfaction with the physician.
  2. Legend
  3. Hospital: women who expected to give birth at hospital, and did.
  4. Home : women who expected to give birth at home, and did.
  5. Hospital after referral: women who expected to give birth at home, but were referred to the hospital.
  6. Other referrals: women with other discrepancies between expected and actual place of birth.