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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of women, in depth interview (n = 30 women)

From: “The system here isn’t on patients’ side”- perspectives of women and men on the barriers to accessing and utilizing maternal healthcare services in South Sudan

Socio-demographic N
Age
 20–29 20
 30–49 10
Maternal Education
 No education 19
 Primary and above education 11
Employment
 Yes 5
 No 25
Birth order
 1st -2nd birth 16
 3rd birth and over 14
Distance to near by health facility (by public transport)
  < Hours 9
  > Hours 21
Attended antenatal care visits
 Yes 30
 No 0
Birth preparation
 Yes 25
 No 5
Birth preference
 Hospital 30
 Home 0
Place of delivery
 Hospital 10
 Home 20