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Table 1 Maternal Demographic Characteristics of women with severe maternal morbidity in Rwanda Number (percent of cohort)

From: Maternal near miss and mortality in a tertiary care hospital in Rwanda

Age  
  > 20 13(6.8)
 20–35 149(77.6)
 36–45 30(15.6)
Socioeconomic Status  
 Low 149(77.6)
 Middle 37(19.2)
 High 0
 Unknown 6(3.1)
Body Mass Index  
  < 18.5 5(2.6)
 18.5–24.9 154(80.2)
 25–29.9 (overweight) 28(14.6)
 30–35(obese) 5(2.6)
Geographic Region  
Kigali 60(31.2)
 Eastern Province 73(38)
 Southern Province 27(14.1)
 Northern Province 21(10.9)
 Western Province 11(5.7)
Marital Status  
 Married/Cohabiting 44(22.9)
 Single/Divorced/Widowed 148(77.1)