Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Comparison of pre and post intervention in vital characteristics

From: Impact of a community-based perinatal and newborn preventive care package on perinatal and neonatal mortality in a remote mountainous district in Northern Pakistan

Characteristics Pre intervention   Post intervention  
Intervention areas Control areas p-value Intervention areas Control areas p-value
Live births 846 854   833 842  
Total births 871 875   849 863  
Still births 25 21   16 21  
Perinatal deaths 41 45   30 48  
Early Neonatal deaths 16 24   14 27  
Neonatal deaths 22 34   19 33  
Infant deaths 26 37   10 27  
Perinatal Mortality Rate per 1000 total births 47.1 51.4 0.76 35.3 55.6 0.02
Early Neonatal Mortality Rate per 1000 live births 19.0 28.1 0.24 16.8 32.1 0.02
Neonatal Mortality Rate per 1000 live births 26.0 39.8 0.13 22.8 39.2 0.03