Impact of Attitude towards Pregnancy on Maternal care Seeking Behavior: Evidence from Rural Landscapes of India

Nayak, Smitha and Varambally, K.V.M and Nayak, Vinod C (2018) Impact of Attitude towards Pregnancy on Maternal care Seeking Behavior: Evidence from Rural Landscapes of India. Pakistan Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, 12 (1). pp. 538-542. ISSN 1996-7195

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Abstract

Aim: To obtain insights into the influence of attitude towards pregnancy among women on maternal care seeking behavior, in the rural landscapes on India. Method: The present research approach adopted a descriptive research design and a cross sectional approach. The present study has adopted a correlation type of investigation as we examine the relationship among variables of interest(attitude towards pregnancy, demographic factor, social factors) and health seeking behavior (ANC service utilization). Quantitative data has been collected by employing a structured pre-tested questionnaire from the respondents who fulfill the inclusion criteria. A multi stage sampling approach is employed to identify the 600 sample size that has been statistically determined. The collected data was subjected to statistical analysis using SPSS software

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Attitude towards pregnancy, health seeking behavior, India, rural
Subjects: Management > MIM Manipal
Depositing User: MIM User
Date Deposited: 21 May 2018 10:28
Last Modified: 21 May 2018 10:28
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/151031

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