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Table 1 Estimates of utilization of ANC and delivery care services in Bangladesh, 2004–2011

From: Progress in the utilization of antenatal and delivery care services in Bangladesh: where does the equity gap lie?

National Antenatal Care Delivery Care
(4+) ANC Visits (%) Medically Trained ANC (%) (2+) Tetanus Injection (%) Health Facility Delivery (%) Skilled Birth Assistance (%) C-Section Delivery (%)
2004 2007 2011 2004 2007 2011 2004 2007 2011 2004 2007 2011 2004 2007 2011 2004 2007 2011
17.13 22.32 26.03 49.24 51.46 52.69 60.03 55.23 42.21 12.12 18.60 29.21 12.63 18.72 26.32 5.74 9.61 17.23
Place of residence
 Rural 11.73 17.58 19.82 43.52 45.45 45.74 59.72 55.42 40.52 7.71 13.10 23.02 7.54 13.35 20.80 2.34 6.75 13.77
 Urban 36.70 38.32 44.80 72.92 69.96 70.91 63.22 52.08 46.82 28.14 33.94 49.48 27.43 33.75 44.57 14.15 18.40 28.87
 Ratio: Urban to Rural 3.13 2.18 2.26 1.68 1.54 1.55 1.06 0.94 1.16 3.65 2.59 2.15 3.64 2.53 2.14 6.04 2.73 2.10
Region
 Barisal 11.62 17.52 26.97 39.58 42.60 47.17 68.37 67.66 55.99 7.12 11.22 21.86 9.21 10.66 19.69 3.32 4.44 13.11
 Chittagong 14.80 20.24 20.34 46.70 50.57 54.08 60.13 50.10 40.99 7.91 16.06 25.43 7.95 16.43 23.02 2.88 7.75 14.02
 Dhaka 19.26 21.43 26.57 50.01 48.93 50.98 60.43 58.95 44.76 15.45 20.10 30.22 14.99 20.94 27.70 7.35 12.48 20.45
 Khulna 19.23 27.89 33.34 56.95 65.18 61.29 54.62 50.82 34.02 18.87 27.11 45.70 18.16 27.87 39.91 5.44 11.85 26.29
 Rajshahi 17.47 26.77 28.93 51.95 50.52 48.56 63.98 54.34 43.11 9.66 15.74 28.68 8.13 15.00 25.91 3.17 7.68 15.08
 Sylhet 10.26 13.29 15.78 43.85 48.37 46.05 53.47 46.26 29.24 7.73 11.21 21.56 9.64 10.47 19.02 3.58 5.90 12.41
Wealth Index
 Poorest 4.24 9.48 10.59 25.45 29.91 28.41 54.18 54.86 40.73 2.52 6.66 10.07 2.83 6.00 8.79 0.16 2.91 2.72
 Poorer 7.07 11.37 14.90 39.14 36.26 36.78 56.87 55.35 44.88 3.34 5.63 16.61 3.26 5.21 13.63 0.79 1.61 9.25
 Middle 13.01 15.45 20.95 49.44 44.78 49.89 60.78 54.83 42.27 6.76 9.99 24.71 7.55 11.16 22.21 2.16 4.29 14.52
 Richer 19.54 27.97 32.83 62.99 63.28 63.50 65.94 53.56 36.54 14.84 20.71 39.90 13.40 20.93 35.46 4.73 9.69 23.03
 Richest 47.99 49.36 53.31 82.46 83.84 85.59 67.61 54.83 45.86 38.31 48.58 60.02 36.88 48.99 56.54 19.07 30.01 41.07
Ratio: Richest to Poorest 11.33 5.21 5.03 3.24 2.80 3.01 1.25 1.00 1.13 15.21 7.29 5.96 13.04 8.17 6.43 119.13 10.31 15.10