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Table 1 Characteristics of the sampled villages in Zinder, Niger

From: Out-of-pocket costs and time spent attending antenatal care services: a case study of pregnant women in selected rural communities in Zinder, Niger

Variables n (%)
Distance of the village from the paved road
 Situated on the paved road 20 (23.8)
  ≤ 10 km from the paved road 32 (38.1)
  > 10 km from the paved road 32 (38.1)
 Missing data 8
Number of traditional birth attendants serving the village
 None 5 (6.0)
 One 15 (18.1)
 Two 42 (50.6)
 Three or more 21 (25.3)
Number of community health workers serving the village
 None 20 (23.8)
 One 18 (21.4)
 Two 21 (25.0)
 Three or more 25 (29.8)
Number of integrated health centers serving the village
 None 2 (2.4)
 One 66 (78.6)
 Two or more 16 (19.0)
Number of health posts serving the village
 None 33 (39.3)
 One 35 (41.7)
 Two or more 16 (19.0)
At least one pharmacy in the village 20 (23.8)
A market in the village 20 (23.8)
Electricity in the village 14 (17.3)
At least one microcredit organization in the village 20 (23.8)
At least one health organization in the village 18 (21.4)
At least one women’s organization in the village 42 (50.0)
At least one husbands’ group in the village 12 (14.3)