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Table 2 Number of births and stillbirths by year

From: Levels, timing, and etiology of stillbirths in Sylhet district of Bangladesh

Year Births Stillbirths        
   Total Rate (per 1000 total births) Completed VA interview* Complete VA interview with mother
      Total Antepartum Intrapartum
       n (%) n (%)
2003 16,985 609 35.9 544 537 323 (60.1) 214 (39.9)
2004 15,392 563 36.6 510 492 302 (61.4) 190 (38.6)
2005 15,815 576 36.4 530 525 340 (64.8) 185 (35.2)
Total 48,192 1,748 36.3 1,584 1,554 965 (62.1) 589 (37.9)
  1. VA: Verbal Autopsy
  2. Distributions of stillbirths by timing did not vary by year (chi-square test p-value 0.278).
  3. *interview was completed by any adult informants such as mothers, fathers, and other relatives living in the household