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Table 5 Misoprostol distribution and coverage rates (for programs reporting)

From: Misoprostol for postpartum hemorrhage prevention at home birth: an integrative review of global implementation experience to date

   Country Distribution rate (%) Coverage rate (%)
Afghanistan [24] 96.6 93.8
Bangladesh [34] 66.5 55.7
Ghana [36] 49.1 65.9
Indonesia [37] 54.5 87.9
Kenya [38] 22.5 16.8
Mozambique [39]1   
 TBA only 25.9 73.5
 ANC only 21.0 16.2
 TBA and ANC 26.7 35.9
Nepal [23] 72.2 Insufficient information
Nigeria [40] 83.6 Insufficient information
Pakistan [41] 86.5 Insufficient information
Tanzania [42] 26.3 29.3
Zambia [43] 40.3 Insufficient information
  1. 1 This program had a different distribution strategy at each of three different sites. To distinguish among approaches, results are presented for each strategy separately.