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Table 1 Frequency and proportion of institutional and home delivery in 48 Mumbai slums

From: Prospective study of determinants and costs of home births in Mumbai slums

Deliveries   Home delivery (%) Institutional delivery (%) Total (%)
All   1708 (16) 9046 (84) 10754 (100)
   Outside Mumbai   829 (38) 1360 (62) 2189 (100)
   In Mumbai   879 (10) 7686 (90) 8565 (100)
By urban ward in which the woman resided Mean asset rank*       
   M East (1) 530 (24) 1649 (76) 2179 (100)
   F North (3) 423 (24) 1365 (76) 1788 (100)
   P North (6) 191 (14) 1212 (86) 1403 (100)
   K West (5) 221 (13) 1463 (87) 1684 (100)
   G North (2) 231 (13) 1588 (87) 1819 (100)
   H East (4) 112 (6) 1769 (94) 1881 (100)
  1. Data presented for 10 754 deliveries for the period 2005-2007
  2. *Mean asset score for households interviewed in each ward, ranked from lowest (1) to highest (6)