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Table 3 Place of death by time of death and place of delivery

From: A prospective key informant surveillance system to measure maternal mortality – findings from indigenous populations in Jharkhand and Orissa, India

  Place of death
  Home Facility Transit to facility Transit from facility Field
  % (n) % (n) % (n) % (n) % (n)
All Deaths 60.2 62 28.2 29 5.8 6 4.9 5 1 1
Time of Death           
Ante-partum 60.0 15 32.0 8 8.0 2     
Intra-partum (< 48 hours) 58.7 27 21.7 10 8.7 4 10.9 5   
Postpartum (< 42 days) 62.5 15 37.5 9       
Late maternal deaths (42 days – 1 year) 50.0 2 50.0 2       
Pregnancy related 75.0 3 0       25.0 1
Place of delivery           
Home 68.3 41 23.3 14 3.3 2 3.3 2 1.7 1
Facility    88.9 8    11.1 1   
Died during pregnancy 61.8 21 20.6 7 11.8 4 5.9 2   
n = 103